The Resource Edgar Rice Burroughs : the man who created Tarzan, Irwin Porges ; Hulbert Burroughs, pictorial editor ; introduction by Ray Bradbury

Edgar Rice Burroughs : the man who created Tarzan, Irwin Porges ; Hulbert Burroughs, pictorial editor ; introduction by Ray Bradbury

Label
Edgar Rice Burroughs : the man who created Tarzan
Title
Edgar Rice Burroughs
Title remainder
the man who created Tarzan
Statement of responsibility
Irwin Porges ; Hulbert Burroughs, pictorial editor ; introduction by Ray Bradbury
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the writer who created Tarzan and was an innovator of American science fiction
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Porges, Irwin
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3503.U687
LC item number
Z84
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burroughs, Edgar Rice
  • Burroughs, Edgar Rice
  • Burroughs, Edgar Rice
  • Burroughs, Edgar Rice
  • Novelists, American
  • Adventure stories, American
  • Tarzan (Fictitious character)
  • Adventure stories, American
  • Literature
  • Novelists, American
  • Tarzan (Fictitious character)
  • Africa
  • Africa
Label
Edgar Rice Burroughs : the man who created Tarzan, Irwin Porges ; Hulbert Burroughs, pictorial editor ; introduction by Ray Bradbury
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Tarzan, John Carter, Mr. Burroughts, and the long mad summer of 1930," Ray Bradbury -- Prologue -- The Creative decision -- Part One: The early years -- Childhood and a first adventure -- Schooling, rebellion, and discipline -- Part Two: The long journey to adulthood -- The seventh cavalry and beyond -- Marriage, wanderings, and reality -- Frantic years and a taste of success -- Part Three: From Medievalism to the jungle -- The Outlaw of torn -- Tarzan of the Apes -- part Four: Writing as a profession -- The Prolific period -- A California sojourn -- Part Five: From stories to movies -- The Writer at home -- Film frustration -- Part Six: Travels and World War I -- Auto-gypsying -- Writer-Patriot -- part Seven: A California setting -- Gentleman farmer -- Tarzana -- Family, business, creativity -- Part Eight: Troubled times -- Problems at home and abroad -- Social commentator, columnist -- Diverse writings -- part Nine: Bewildering variety and change -- minor and major money-makers -- Personal crisis and adjustment -- Part Ten: From California to Hawaii -- Burrought-Tarzan films -- War correspondent -- Venus-Mars-Pellucidar series and other works -- Part Eleven: Home to peace and serenity -- Last years with the family
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 819 pages
Isbn
9780842500791
Lccn
75015980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01365304
  • (OCoLC)ocm01365304
Label
Edgar Rice Burroughs : the man who created Tarzan, Irwin Porges ; Hulbert Burroughs, pictorial editor ; introduction by Ray Bradbury
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Tarzan, John Carter, Mr. Burroughts, and the long mad summer of 1930," Ray Bradbury -- Prologue -- The Creative decision -- Part One: The early years -- Childhood and a first adventure -- Schooling, rebellion, and discipline -- Part Two: The long journey to adulthood -- The seventh cavalry and beyond -- Marriage, wanderings, and reality -- Frantic years and a taste of success -- Part Three: From Medievalism to the jungle -- The Outlaw of torn -- Tarzan of the Apes -- part Four: Writing as a profession -- The Prolific period -- A California sojourn -- Part Five: From stories to movies -- The Writer at home -- Film frustration -- Part Six: Travels and World War I -- Auto-gypsying -- Writer-Patriot -- part Seven: A California setting -- Gentleman farmer -- Tarzana -- Family, business, creativity -- Part Eight: Troubled times -- Problems at home and abroad -- Social commentator, columnist -- Diverse writings -- part Nine: Bewildering variety and change -- minor and major money-makers -- Personal crisis and adjustment -- Part Ten: From California to Hawaii -- Burrought-Tarzan films -- War correspondent -- Venus-Mars-Pellucidar series and other works -- Part Eleven: Home to peace and serenity -- Last years with the family
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xix, 819 pages
Isbn
9780842500791
Lccn
75015980
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)01365304
  • (OCoLC)ocm01365304

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