2. Tarzan Books

 

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Tarzan of the Apes

  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication September 1917
  • 35 pages of advert dated Autumn 1917. The original dust jacket was illustrated by Champneys. The second edition appeared in February 1918. Later reprint cover was by G W Goss
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  • The Return of Tarzan
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication April 1918
  • 31 pages of adverts at end dated 5/7/17. The original dust jacket was again illustrated by Champneys, the second edition appeared in May of the same year.
  • Later reprint cover by G W Goss
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    The Beasts of Tarzan
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication September 1918. Dust Jacket by Champanys. Second edition published 1919
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  • The Son of Tarzan
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication February 1919. Original dust jacket again by Champneys.
  • Later reprint cover shown by G W Goss
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    Jungle tales of Tarzan
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication October 1919. Dust Jacket by J Allen St. John as shown.
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    Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication September 1919. Also seen in a brown binding, dust jacket by J Allen St. john as shown.
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  • Tarzan the Untamed
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication July 1920. Dust Jacket by Fred Leist. There was also a 'colonial edition' with soft covers published at around the same time.
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    Tarzan the Terrible
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication July 1921. This is the first to be published as a first edition in a cheap format with a cover price of 2/6, dust jacket by Fred Leist.
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    Tarzan and the Golden Lion
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication February 1924. Bindings were also issued in orange and red. Dust jacket by J Allen St. John.
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    Tarzan and the Ant Men
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication March 1925. Dust jacket by J Allen St. John to front only unlike the US edition. The magazine text is used for this edition and it is therefore shorter than the US edition with a different ending. Burroughs wrote to Methuen objecting to this practice, he wanted to sever his links to Methuen and so the next Tarzan book was published by Cassell.
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    Tarzan Lord of the Jungle
  • Publisher - Cassell
  • Date of publication September 1928, only 10 days after the US publication. dust jacket by De Walton, Cassell returned 3 further Tarzan books as they felt that Tarzan was 'played out'.(Porges) 
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    The Tarzan Twins
  • Publisher - Collins
  • Date of publication July 1930. Dust Jacket by Swales,
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    Tarzan and the Lost Empire
  • Publisher - Cassell
  • Date of publication February 1931. Dust Jacket illustrator unknown.
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  •  Tarzan the Invincible
  • Publisher - John Lane
  • Date of publication June 1933. Blue binding, Dust Jacket by Studley Burroughs. The second edition bound in orange is confusing as it states 'first published in this edition 1935'.
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  • Tarzan the Triumphant
  • Publisher - John Lane
  • Date of publication April 1934. Yellow binding, dust jacket by Laurence East.
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    Tarzan and the City of Gold
  • Publisher - John Lane
  • Date of publication January 1936. Dust Jacket by J H Hartley after St. John.
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  • Tarzan and the Leopard Men

  • Publisher - John Lane
  • Date of publication July 1936. Dust Jacket by J Allen St. John to front cover only. (jacket shown is the US edition). John Lane declined any further books.
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    Tarzan at the Earth's Core
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication September 1938. orange binding, dust jacket artist unknown.
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    Tarzan's Quest
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication January 1938. Tan or orange binding, dust jacket artist unknown
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    Tarzan the Magnificent
  • Publisher - Methuen
  • Date of publication September 1940, dust jacket by G P Micklewright
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    Tarzan and the Foreign Legion
  • Publisher - W H Allen
  • Date of publication December 1949. also seen in an orange binding, dust jacket by John Coleman Burroughs
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  • Tarzan and the Forbidden City

  • Publisher - Goulden (paperback)
  • Date of publication (February 1950), cover by John Coleman Burroughs.
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    Tarzan and the Lion Man

    Publisher - Goulden (paperback)

  • Date of publication (February 1950), cover after J Allen St. John.
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  • Tarzan and the Madman
  • Publisher - Four Square (paperback)
  • Date of publication January 1966. Cover by Josh Kirby
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    Tarzan and the Castaways
  • Publisher - Four Square (paperback)
  • Date of publication June 1966. Cover by Josh Kirby
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    Tarzan of the Apes

    Publisher - Williams

    Date of Publication 1971

    This is a set of 16 colour & black and white graphic stories.

    There were two further sets in 1972 & 1973 

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