Lot 156 of 327:
Tarzan Forbidden City 1st in dj  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$192
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Tarzan and the Forbidden City

Author:
Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Place:
Tarzana, California

Publisher:
Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.

Date:
[1938]

Description:

5 illustrations, including color frontispiece, by John Coleman Burroughs. Blue cloth lettered in orange, dust jacket (not laminated). First Edition. 

Tarzan finds two hidden cities in an extinct volcano while searching for a man and a huge diamond. The only Burroughs book (to 1964) to have a color frontispiece. This was also the first of the Tarzan titles to be illustrated by John Coleman Burroughs, the author's younger son. Nice copy with excellent jacket. Heins T23.1; Zeuschner 569.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Jacket with a bit of faint spotting to flaps and verso, light fading to spine cloth with rubbing to extremities; very good or better volume in near fine jacket.


 
Item number:
286534
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