Item #ERB019 Tarzan and the Foreign Legion. Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Tarzan and the Foreign Legion

Price: $250.00

Hard Cover. Tarzana: Edgar Rice Burroughs, 1947. First Edition. Near Fine / Dust Jacket Included.

Illustrated by John Coleman Burroughs. First edition, first printing. Publisher's blue pebbled cloth, lettered in brown; in its original pictorial dust jacket, with Burroughs' illustration of Tarzan holding a spear to the front panel, lettered in red and black. Near fine, with light rubbing to spine ends and bottom edges of boards, and a hint of staining to front free endpaper; very good unclipped dust jacket, with light rubbing and light dampstaining to front panel, and a little restoration to corners and lower front panel. Overall, a bright and attractive copy. The last new work to be published during the author's lifetime, Tarzan and "The Foreign Legion" is the twenty-second novel in Burroughs' adventure series featuring Tarzan, a semi-wild Englishman who was raised by and lives among the apes of the jungles of central Africa. In this novel, Tarzan, now a member of the R.A.F. during WWII, fights as part of the international Allied group known as "the foreign legion," where he uses his jungle training to help secure a victory against the Axis Japanese forces. Item #ERB019