Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: Reprint Edition
Publisher: Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., .
Illustrator: Illustrated by J. Allen St. John
A most attractive Edgar Rice Burroughs publication in tan-gray boards has a St. John decoration and lettering in blue. Fine condition in alike dust-jacket. The dust jacket follows the Grosset & Dunlap reprint pattern, not the first edition jacket by St. John; however, the book does have the St. John frontispiece. Zeuschner 632.
Mr. Burroughs believes this to be the poorest Tarzan novel he had ever written; however, the editors of Liberty magazine called it the greatest Tarzan novel ever written, and thousands of their subscribers agreed with them.
Burroughs' tale of a motion picture company in the wilds of Africa, two beautiful girls, ruthless Arabs, a half maniacal scientist, a tribe of gorillas that he taught to speak English, a coward who looks like Tarzan and Tarzan himself ; B & W Illustrations; 8vo; , 5, [6-8], 9-318 pages.