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Tarzan (Fictitious character)

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Works: 887 works in 2,932 publications in 28 languages and 77,579 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Film adaptations  Action and adventure fiction  Action and adventure films 
Classifications: PS3503.U687, 813.52
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Most widely held works about Tarzan (Fictitious character)
    Tarzan of the apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    246 editions published between 1912 and 2015 in 26 languages and held by 4,558 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 )
    42 editions published between 1999 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 3,256 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
    The return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    258 editions published between 1913 and 2015 in 26 languages and held by 2,166 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
    Me Tarzan by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )
    4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,398 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
    Edward in the jungle by David McPhail( Book )
    3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 1,384 libraries worldwide
    Edward loves to read about Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle, and one afternoon he becomes so absorbed in his book that he finds himself deep in Tarzan's jungle
    Tarzan II by Brian Smith( visu )
    9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,207 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 and the lost empire by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    77 editions published between 1928 and 2015 in 16 languages and held by 1,172 libraries worldwide
    When his old friend Dr von Harben asks Tarzan's help in finding his son Erich, Tarzan sets out alone with only Nkima to act as a messenger if help should be needed
    Tarzan & Jane by Walt Disney( visu )
    18 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 1,106 libraries worldwide
    The legend of Disney's Tarzan continues in Tarzan & Jane, an all new movie packed with action, suspense, toe-tapping new music and all your favourite characters! As Tarzan and Jane celebrate their first year of life together in the Jungle, Jane searches for the perfect gift for Tarzan, even enlisting the help of the hilarious Terk and Tantor. As they recall the many adventures they've shared so far, Jane realises what an exciting year it's been in the jungle: from encounters with old friends and new foes to outsmarting prowling panthers to surfing the lava down an erupting volcano. Even though they come from different worlds, Tarzan and Jane discover that as a team they can't be beat
    Edgar Rice Burroughs : the man who created Tarzan by Irwin Porges( Book )
    3 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 982 libraries worldwide
    A biography of the writer who created Tarzan and was an innovator of American science fiction
    Edgar Rice Burroughs by Erling B Holtsmark( Book )
    4 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 962 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 )
    118 editions published between 1916 and 2016 in 17 languages and held by 953 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 885 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
    Jungle tales of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    78 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 820 libraries worldwide
    Twelve stories feature the adventures of Tarzan
    Tarzan the untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    76 editions published between 1915 and 2014 in 14 languages and held by 745 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 )
    12 editions published between 1972 and 2006 in English and held by 744 libraries worldwide
    "Through the tales of Edgar Rice Burroughs, generations of readers have thrilled to the adventures of Lord Greystoke (aka John Clayton, but better known as Tarzan of the Apes). In this biography Philip Jose Farmer pieces together the life of this fantastic man, correcting Burroughs's errors and deliberate deceptions and tracing Tarzan's family tree back to other extraordinary figures, including Sherlock and Mycroft Holmes, the Scarlet Pimpernel, Doc Savage, Nero Wolfe, and Bulldog Drummond."
    The son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    64 editions published between 1916 and 2016 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
    Paulvitch still lived and sought vengeance against Tarzan. As part of his plot, he lured Tarzan's young son away from London. But the boy escaped, with the aid of the great ape Akut. They fled to the savage African jungles where Tarzan had been reared. There the civilized boy had to learn to meet the great beasts and face the dangers only his father had ever conquered. But he grew in time into Korak the Killer, almost as mighty as Tarzan. Korak found a friend in Meriem, whom he rescued from a raiding Arab band. Then he disscovered that the dangers of the jungle were nothing compared to those devised by men
    Tarzan the terrible by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    68 editions published between 1921 and 2013 in 13 languages and held by 635 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 : Nu of the Neocene by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    7 editions published between 1964 and 1994 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
 
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