Lot 105: 7 books: Tarzan. 1 inscribed by Danton Burroughs.
December 1, 2016
Falls Church, VA, USALive Auction
Description: [Burroughs, Edgar Rice] 7 Titles. ++ TARZAN OF THE APES. Introduction by John Seelye. Penguin Books, (1990). First preliminary page signed and inscribed To Phil- A Great Friend & Lover of ERB- Warmest Personal Regards. Danton Burroughs/ 3-8-91. Danton is Edgar Rice Burroughs grandson. ++ TARZAN ET LE TYRAN Adaptation Francaise de Vic Chevet. ++ TARZAN ET LES BARBARES. Adaptation Francaise de Pierre Argellies. Hachette, (1948). ++ TARZAN LINVINCIBLE Adaptation Francaise de Marc Desechal. ++ TARZAN ET LE PETIT ROI Adaptation Francaise de Vic Chevet. All 4 of the above are Hachette, (1948), Nos. 10-11, 14, and 18 of a series, 8vo, illustrated boards, joints split with slight insecurity of spines. As mid-20th Century French comic books, the pages have the usual tanning, at least 1 leaf has a tear. ++ 2 copies: THE ILLUSTRATED TARZAN BOOKS No. 1. Picturized from the novel Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Grosset & Dunlap, (1929). Harold Foster illustrator. 8vo. Orig cloth and illustrated board. Surface and edges of covers worn. 1 free ep has chip, 1 front joint split, slight internal wear.