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  • Publication: John Carter of MarsPublication Record # 706676
  • Author: Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Date: 2019-03-02
  • Publisher: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.
  • Price: $150.00
  • Pages: 336
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Type: COLLECTION
  • Cover: John Carter of Mars by Bob Eggleton
  • Notes: Collects John Carter and the Giant of Mars (Amazing, January 1941) and Skeleton Men of Jupiter (Amazing, February 1943). John Carter and the Giant of Mars is an enlargement of the 1940 Racine/Whitman hardcover edition. In 1941, with Amazing requesting a new Mars story, ERB and JCB collaborated to add 5,000-6,000 words with some revising. This text was used for Canaveral and subsequent editions." - Currey. Available only with the Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. edition of the same publication at $300 for the pair. A medal commemorating the edition is included. Lettered edition of 52 copies, signed by Richard Lupoff, Kevin J. Anderson, Bob Eggleton and Douglas Klauba, in a leather slipcase. Laid in is a bookmark specific to the volume and a copy of two postcards, one from Alice Ryter at Canaveral Press dated August 4, 1964 to Rev. H. H. Heins thanking him for his order and the other from Dick Lupoff to Heins dated March 1, 1967 about a corrected title on John Carter of Mars. Color plates are on unnumbered pages. Pages given in the contents are the facing pages. Many of the color plates are fold-outs of two or three panels. Illustrations by Motoichiro Takebe are from the Japanese paperback edition published by Sogen-Suiri Books and in B&W. Rear endpapers are the same as the front endpapers.
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Collection Title: John Carter of Mars • [Barsoom • 11] • (1964) • collection by Edgar Rice Burroughs

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