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Tarzan of the Apes

By Edgar Rice Burroughs

Tarzan of the Apes opens when Lord and Lady Greystoke are marooned on the western coastal jungles of Africa. One year later, Lady Greystoke gives birth to a son. When the baby turns one, his parents both die, and he is adopted by apes who name the boy Tarzan. What follows is a struggle as Tarzan learns to live among the apes, and in doing so, keeps them safe from local tribes. When a new English party is marooned on the coast, Tarzan comes face to face with his past, and is forced to find his true identity.

Tarzan has been called one of the best-known characters in the world. The character has appeared in films, radio, television, comic strips, and comic books. Tarzan remains one of the most successful fictional characters to this day and is a cultural icon.

This edition is limited to 1,000 copies.

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  • ISBN: 9781772263121
  • Dimensions: 6.0 x 9.0
  • Page count: 224
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The Author

Edgar Rice Burroughs

Edgar Rice Burroughs (September 1, 1875 – March 19, 1950) was an American author, best known for his creation of the jungle hero Tarzan and the heroic Mars adventurer John Carter, although he produced works in many genres.