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Tarzan (Fictitious character)

Works: 974 works in 2,807 publications in 28 languages and 72,174 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Film adaptations  Animated films  Motion pictures  Children's films  Adventure stories 
Classifications: PS3503.U687, 813.52
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Publications about Tarzan (Fictitious character)
Most widely held works about Tarzan (Fictitious character)
    Tarzan of the apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    207 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in 19 languages and held by 4,522 libraries worldwide
    An English boy raised by a community of apes in the jungles of Africa encounters other human beings for the first time
    Tarzan by Chris Buck( visu )
    35 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 3,100 libraries worldwide
    Raised by gorillas, Tarzan has made the jungle his home and the animals his friends. But with the appearance of humans, the only world Tarzan has ever known and the one in which he belongs are about to become one
    Me Tarzan by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )
    4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,444 libraries worldwide
    When Dorothy gets the part of Tarzan in the class play, her tremendous yell attracts the attention of increasingly larger and wilder animals
    The return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    136 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in 22 languages and held by 1,421 libraries worldwide
    After a brief and harrowing experience among men, Tarzan returns to the jungle, where he becomes involved in a search for Opar, the city of gold
    Edward in the jungle by David McPhail( Book )
    3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,400 libraries worldwide
    Edward spends all his free time reading everything he can. His favorite stories are about Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle. One day Edward becomes so absorbed in his book that he doesn't notice what is happening and soon an enormous crocodile is coming right at him!
    Tarzan II by Brian Smith( visu )
    6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,200 libraries worldwide
    Before he was King of the Jungle, Tarzan was an awkward young kid just trying to fit in. When one of his missteps puts his family in jeopardy, Tarzan decides they would be better off without him. His thrilling new journey brings him face to face with the mysterious Zugor, the most powerful force in the land. Together, Tarzan and Zugor discover that being different is not a weakness and that friends and family are the greatest strength of all
    Tarzan & Jane ( visu )
    7 editions published in 2002 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,119 libraries worldwide
    As Tarzan and Jane's one-year anniversary approaches, Jane searches the jungle for the perfect gift for Tarzan, even enlisting the help of Terk and Tantor. As they recall the many adventures they've shared so far, Jane realizes what an exciting year it's been. But that's nothing compared to what Tarzan has in store for Jane--a surprise that'll show her just how much he understands her world
    Edgar Rice Burroughs : the man who created Tarzan by Irwin Porges( Book )
    3 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 997 libraries worldwide
    A biography of the writer who created Tarzan and was an innovator of American science fiction
    The beasts of Tarzan ; the son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    107 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in 14 languages and held by 988 libraries worldwide
    After Tarzan's son is kidnapped, Tarzan and Jane are lured into a dangerous trap that separates them. In their desperate search for each other and for their son, they are drawn deep into the dangerous African jungle, where the evil schemes of Tarzan's enemies Rokoff and Paulvitch threaten them at every step. The ape-man must draw on all of his animal strength and all of his human intelligence - as well as the help of the beasts of the jungle - to try to reunite his family in safety. - Back cover
    Edgar Rice Burroughs by Erling B Holtsmark( Book )
    4 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 983 libraries worldwide
    Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Edgar Rice Burroughs
    Tarzan and the jewels of Opar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    117 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in 19 languages and held by 939 libraries worldwide
    While Tarzan is seeking treasure in the city of Opar, his wife is kidnapped by men who want to hold her for ransom
    Tarzan forever : the life of Edgar Rice Burroughs, creator of Tarzan by John Taliaferro( Book )
    3 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 897 libraries worldwide
    A biography of Edgar Rice Burroughs, the writer who created the jungle hero, Tarzan, without setting foot in Africa. It portrays him as a failed adventurer--he was rejected by the Rough Riders-- working at boring jobs until he turned to writing in his thirties. He had to wait till his sixties to taste adventure, becoming America's oldest war correspondent in World War II
    Disney's Tarzan ( Book )
    1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 885 libraries worldwide
    Burroughs' classic tale retold by Disney of a child raised by apes
    Jungle tales of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    70 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 11 languages and held by 808 libraries worldwide
    Twelve stories feature the adventures of Tarzan
    Tarzan the untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    77 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 757 libraries worldwide
    With the speed of the great apes, Tarzan rushed through the jungle toward his home and family. But he was already too late. The marauders had been there before him. His farm was in shambles and no
    Tarzan alive; a definitive biography of Lord Greystoke by Philip José Farmer( Book )
    13 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 751 libraries worldwide
    Tarzan the terrible by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    74 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in 15 languages and held by 643 libraries worldwide
    The diary of a dead German officer sets Tarzan once more on the trail of his wife, help captive in the depts of the jungle
    The eternal savage by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    7 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
    Tarzans Sohn by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    4 editions published in 1994 in English and German and held by 1 library worldwide
    The Son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 0 libraries worldwide
    In this sequel to The Beasts of Tarzan, the Lord of the Apes' old nemesis (Alexis Paulvitch) lures Tarzan's son, Jack, to Africa, where he plans to kill him. His plan is foiled when Jack escapes with the help of Akut, the great ape. The pair flee to the jungle where Tarzan was raised a generation earlier, and Jack establishes his own reputation among the apes as Korak the Killer. He also rescues Meriem, a beautiful young woman, from a band of Arab raiders. She turns out to be the daughter of Ar
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