Edgar Rice Burroughs - The Collected John Carter of Mars (Vol 1) (2nd Hand Paperback)
Book One of The John Carter of Mars Collections, this edition contains the original text from the first, second, and third of Edgar Rice Burrough's world-famous novels.
Originally published from 1917 and 1919, A Princess of Mars, The Gods of Mars, and The Warlord of Mars are science-fiction classics, and the origin of Burroughs's legendary series.
When Civil War hero John Carter is mysteriously transported from Earth to the red planet of Mars - known to its natives as Barsoom - he finds himself on a journey filled with strange and savage creatures, warring armies, secret histories, and a beautiful princess.
- Format : Thick 2nd Hand Paperback
- Condition : Very Good
- Category : Fiction - Science Fiction
- Published : 2012 (Hyperion/Disney Editions - USA)
- ISBN : 9781423154266
- SKU : B002293
- PPC : SP1100gm
- RRP : $16.99
- Quantity Available : 1 only.
"If you've never read ERB, this is the place to start. Collected here are the first 3 books of the John Carter series, his best work in my opinion. Fun, fast-paced, always entertaining adventure on Barsoom! ERB had as much influence on later sci-fi writers (from Heinlein to Farmer and beyond) as Verne, Wells or any other writer. Forget the critics, just pick up the John Carter series, and enjoy a new favourite." - Thriftbooks USA.
Edgar Rice Burroughs was an American speculative fiction writer, best known for his prolific output in the adventure, science fiction and fantasy genres.
His most well-known creations include Tarzan of the Apes, John Carter of Mars and Carson Napier of Venus.