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Tarzan (Fictitious character)

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Works: 1,210 works in 2,547 publications in 13 languages and 68,753 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Adventure stories, American  Adventure stories  Comic books, strips, etc  Art  Illustrations 
Classifications: PS3503.U687, 813
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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 )
    155 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 7,770 libraries worldwide
    Abandoned to his fate when his English parents die in the African jungle, a baby boy is rescued and reared by a loving ape foster mother. Conquering the savage laws of the wilderness, Tarzan grows into a mighty warrior and becomes leader of his tribe of apes until he encounters, for the first time, his own kind - humans. An expedition of white treasure hunters has entered his jungle kingdom, accompanied by the beautiful Jane Porter. Tarzan's primitive heart is struck and he determines to become
    Tarzan by Chris Buck( visu )
    24 editions published between 1999 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 2,853 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( file )
    85 editions published between 1913 and 2012 in 8 languages and held by 2,734 libraries worldwide
    After being thrown off a ship by enemies, Tarzan goes back to the jungle where he was raised
    Tarzan the untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    43 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 2,517 libraries worldwide
    The seventh installment in Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan series, Tarzan the Untamed focuses on the horrific damage wrought by World War I and the man-ape's understandably primal reaction to the carnage. Driven to seek revenge against Germans in retaliation for their aggression, Tarzan goes on a marauding crusade for justice at the battlefront in Africa
    Jungle tales of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    52 editions published between 1919 and 2012 in English and held by 2,295 libraries worldwide
    Twelve stories feature the adventures of Tarzan in the jungle that is his home
    The beasts of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    56 editions published between 1914 and 2012 in English and held by 2,111 libraries worldwide
    After renouncing his savage life in the jungle for the sake of his wife and newborn son, Tarzan finds his trust in civilization has again been betrayed. Tarzan, now the rich Lord Greystoke, becomes the target of sinister criminals
    Tarzan the terrible by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    40 editions published between 1921 and 2012 in English and held by 1,908 libraries worldwide
    The diary of a dead German officer sets Tarzan once more on the trail of his wife, held captive in the depts of the jungle. While Tarzan is looking for Jane, their son Korak is in turn searching for Tarzan
    Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
    62 editions published between 1916 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,593 libraries worldwide
    Kidnapping, rites of passage, mystical treasures, the lost city of Atlantis -- Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar, the fifth book-length entry in the Tarzan series, is brimming with the kind of fast-paced excitement that will engage every reader's imagination. A must-read for true action and adventure fans
    Me Tarzan by Betsy Cromer Byars( Book )
    3 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 1,504 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 Undetermined and held by 1,432 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!
    The Son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    8 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,239 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 Armand Jacot, the Prince de Cadrenet, and is therefore a fitting mate for the son of Lord Greystoke
    Tarzan II by Brian Smith( visu )
    4 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,172 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
    The son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,169 libraries worldwide
    Tarzan and the jewels of opar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    in English and held by 1,168 libraries worldwide
    The return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,163 libraries worldwide
    The beasts of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
    The eternal savage by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
    2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
    Tarzan & Jane ( visu )
    4 editions published in 2002 in English and Portuguese and held by 1,144 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 by Erling B Holtsmark( Book )
    3 editions published between 1986 and 1999 in English and held by 1,055 libraries worldwide
    Provides in-depth analysis of the life, works, career, and critical importance of Edgar Rice Burroughs
    Edgar Rice Burroughs : the man who created Tarzan by Irwin Porges( Book )
    2 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 1,019 libraries worldwide
    A biography of the writer who created Tarzan and was an innovator of American science fiction
 
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