Lot 166 of 327:
Tarzan Twins 1st edition w/additional blank copy  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$570
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Tarzan Twins

Author:
Burroughs, Edgar Rice

Place:
Joliet, IL

Publisher:
P. F. Volland

Date:
[1927]

Description:

Illustrated in color by Douglas Grant. (8vo), cloth-backed pictorial boards, illustrated color endpapers. First Edition.

The twins, Dick and Doc, are captured by fierce cannibals, and do magic tricks to escape and find Tarzan. This is the scarce first edition; there were seven editions, or printings, in the same format between 1927 and 1932. Also included is a copy with black and white boards and endpapers, with blank interior. Likely a salesman's dummy or binding sample. Heins TTw.1; Zeuschner 656.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Wear and rubbing to boards and cloth with a few abraded areas with loss to color on top boards, spotting to spine cloth with some loss at spine heel; rear hinge a bit tender, a few areas of loss to color at rear endpapers; good.


 
Item number:
286551
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