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Pirates of Venus  - 1st Edition by  Edgar Rice Burroughs - First Edition; First Printing - 1934 - from Books Tell You Why, Inc. (SKU: 45007)

Pirates of Venus - 1st Edition

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Pirates of Venus - 1st Edition

by Burroughs, Edgar Rice

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Tarzana, CA: Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.. Near Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1934. First Edition; First Printing. Cloth. A handsome first edition/first printing in the blue cloth with red lettering on the front cover and spine in Near Fine condition with lightly rubbed extremities in Fine dust-jacket. End papers decorated with the map of Venus (Amtor) drawn by Burroughs. Zeuschner 406; "If a female figure in a white shroud enters your bedchamber at midnight on the thirteenth day of this month, answer this letter; otherwise do not." ; 8vo; [ii], [4], 5-314, [6] pages .

Synopsis

Pirates of Venus is the first book in the Venus series (Sometimes called the "Carson Napier of Venus series") by Edgar Rice Burroughs, the last major series in Burroughs's career. It was first serialized in six parts in Argosy in 1932 and published in book form two years later. The novel is set on a fictional version of planet Venus called Amtor that has similarities to Barsoom, Burroughs's fictionalized version of planet Mars.

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Bookseller
Books Tell You Why, Inc. US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
45007
Title
Pirates of Venus - 1st Edition
Author
Burroughs, Edgar Rice
Illustrator
Illustrated by J. Allen St. John
Format/Binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Near Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition
First Edition; First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.
Place of Publication
Tarzana, CA
Date Published
1934
Keywords
Collectible Rare Out-Of-Print, Cons Vannoy
Bookseller catalogs
By Year Of Issue / 1930s;

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