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Burroughs, Edgar Rice 1875-1950

Overview
Works: 3,176 works in 8,903 publications in 10 languages and 133,188 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Film adaptations  Adventure stories  Adventure stories, American  Records and correspondence  Art  Illustrations  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Creator, Conceptor, Adapter, Producer, Other, Author of screenplay, Dubious author
Classifications: PS3503.U687, 813
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Tarzan of the apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )
250 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 8,165 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
A princess of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
156 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,312 libraries worldwide
A young Civil War veteran and Arizona prospector, chased by Indians, takes refuge in a mysterious cave. A strange gas paralyzes him. His spirit leaves his body and travels to Mars where he becomes a warrior
The return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
131 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 4,525 libraries worldwide
After being thrown off a ship by enemies, Tarzan goes back to the jungle where he was raised
The warlord of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
95 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 4,442 libraries worldwide
John Carter discovers that a First Born knows the secret of the Temple of the Sun and he and the Holy Hekkador Matai Shang want to rescue the Holy Thern's daughter, who is imprisoned with Dejah Thoris and another Barsoomian princess, Thuvia of Ptarth. Carter follows them in the hope to liberate his beloved wife
The land that time forgot by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
79 editions published between 1918 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,277 libraries worldwide
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The gods of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
102 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,198 libraries worldwide
A man returns to Mars in search of his wife
The beasts of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
108 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 3,989 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
The son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
99 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 3,696 libraries worldwide
Paulvitch seeks revenge against Tarzan by luring Lord Greystoke's rebellious son away from London
Thuvia, maid of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
82 editions published between 1916 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,284 libraries worldwide
Think Edgar Rice Burroughs' additions to the literary canon begin and end with Tarzan? Think again. Burroughs produced popular works in virtually every genre, and he made important early contributions to the science fiction and fantasy fields, as well. Thuvia, Maid of Mars is an interplanetary romp that includes something for everyone -- fantasy, romance, and rip-roaring adventure
Tarzan and the jewels of opar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
93 editions published between 1916 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,055 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
Tarzan the untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
78 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,811 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
At the earth's core by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
79 editions published between 1914 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,796 libraries worldwide
David Innes and Abner Perry break through the earth's crust and discover "a fantastic, timeless world of eternal daylight, prehistoric beasts, and primeval peoples--Pellucidar."--Cover
Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
54 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 2,417 libraries worldwide
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Jungle tales of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
88 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and German and held by 2,362 libraries worldwide
Twelve stories feature the adventures of Tarzan
Out of time's abyss by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
30 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and held by 2,145 libraries worldwide
Though now best remembered as the creator of the character Tarzan, Edgar Rice Burroughs was a prolific writer of science fiction and fantasy tales. This novel is the third entry in Burroughs' Caspak trilogy, following The Land That Time Forgot and The People That Time Forgot. Filled with more tantalizing details about the fantastical world the novels describe, this volume also delves into the science behind the story, positing a feasible evolutionary account for the survival of
Tarzan the terrible by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
67 editions published between 1919 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,144 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
The monster men by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
38 editions published between 1913 and 2013 in English and held by 1,658 libraries worldwide
Number Thirteen, the latest of Professor Maxon's attempts to create human life in the laboratory, becomes the nemesis of the island's head hunters
The people that time forgot by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
27 editions published between 1918 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,599 libraries worldwide
Though Edgar Rice Burroughs is best remembered for creating jungle hero Tarzan, he was also a prolific writer of science fiction and fantasy tales. The People that Time Forgot is a novel that details the adventures and travails of a group of explorers trapped on an island that is populated by all manner of prehistoric creatures. A must-read for fans of Jurassic Park
The lost continent by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
30 editions published between 1915 and 2013 in English and held by 1,551 libraries worldwide
The year is 2137, over 160 years ago the "Great War" was fought in Europe. The Western Hemisphere stayed out of the conflict, as much as possible, using the slogan: "The East for the East ... The West for the West." For all this time the USA did not go past 30 degrees or 175 degrees latitude. Until the aero-submarine, "Coldwater" in command of Lieutenant Jefferson Turck is blown past the 30 in a raging storm. Damaged, the ship landed in Europe only to find that it was not the enemy that was expected but something entirely different. Originally published in 1915 as "Beyond 30."
The mad king by Edgar Rice Burroughs( file )
32 editions published between 1914 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,486 libraries worldwide
The mad king is set in the days before World War I. In Lustadt, the capital of a fictional European nation surrounded by war-bent European neighbors, the story opens with "little knots of excited men" standing in the streets listening for word of the rumored escape of their mad boy-King
 
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Alternative Names
Barouz, Edgar Rajs
Barouzs, Edgars Raiss, 1875-1950
Bean, Norman
Bean Norman 1875-1950
Bėrrouz, Ėdgar Raĭs 1875-1950
Berrouz, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950
Berrouz, Edhar 1875-1950
Biruss, 1875-1950
Biruzs, Edgars, 1875-1950
Borrows, Edgars Raiss, 1875-1950
Bourroughs, Edgar Rice 1875-1950
Burroughs, E. R.
Burroughs, E. R. (Edgar Rice), 1875-1950
Burroughs, Edgar R. 1875-1950
Burroughs, Edgar Rice
Burroughs, Edgars Raiss, 1875-1950
Rice Bourroughs, Edgar 1875-1950
Rice Burroughs, Edgar
Rice Burroughs, Edgar 1875-1950
Ryce Burroughs, Edgar, 1875-1950
Барроуз, Эдгар Райс, 1875-1950
Берроуз, Эдгар, 1875-1950
Борроуз, Эдгар Райс, 1875-1950
בארוז, אדגר רייס
בורוז, אדגר ריס
ביראוס, אדגר רייס
ביראוס, אדגר רייס 1875-1950
ברוז, אדגר ריס
ברז, אדגר ריס
بروز، ادغار رايس
バロウズ, エドガー・ライス
バローズ, E. R
バローズ, E. R. 1875-1950
バローズ, エドガー・ライス
Languages
English (1,789)
French (10)
German (8)
Multiple languages (4)
Dutch (4)
Danish (3)
Italian (2)
Spanish (2)
Japanese (1)
Sinhalese (1)
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