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Tarzan, king of the apes

Joan D. Vinge

Tarzan, king of the apes

by Joan D. Vinge

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • Tarzan (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction.,
    • Feral children -- Fiction.,
    • Apes -- Fiction.,
    • Jungles -- Fiction.,
    • Africa -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      A baby boy, left alone in the African jungle after the deaths of his parents, Lord and Lady Greystoke, is adopted by an ape, whose own infant has died, and raised to manhood without ever seeing another human being.

      Edition Notes

      Adaptation of: Tarzan of the apes.

      StatementEdgar Rice Burroughs ; adapted by Joan D. Vinge.
      ContributionsBurroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.V7457 Tar 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination104 p. ;
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3185588M
      ISBN 100394862120
      LC Control Number83042826
      OCLC/WorldCa9557394

      When Tarzan is orphaned as a baby deep in the African jungle, the apes adopt him and raise him as their own. By the time the boy is ten, he can swing through the trees and talk to the animals. By the time he is eighteen, he has the strength of a lion and rules the apes as their king. But Tarzan . Read Chapter XI. "King of the Apes" of Tarzan of the Apes by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The text begins: It was not yet dark when he reached the tribe, though he stopped to exhume and devour the remains of the wild boar he had cached the preceding day, and again to take Kulonga's bow and arrows from the tree top in which he had hidden them. It was a well-laden Tarzan who dropped from the branches.

        Tarzan! Ok, the first Tarzan was published in , but this year marks the hundredth anniversary of The Jungles of Tarzan, in which a teenage Tarzan grapples with being a teenager. Seriously. We all know the story: after the death of his parents a boy is raised by apes, and encounters humans again years later when an expedition enters the jungle. The classic book, Tarzan of the Apes, by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Reader Reviews. Add a comment: (You need to login to post a comment) Rate this title: 5 stars 4 stars 3 stars 2 stars 1 star. Other books by author The People That Time Forgot Sci-Fi Classics by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The People That Time Forgot. Reads:

      The tribe continued to find the hunting good in the vicinity of the beach, and so Tarzan of the Apes varied his archery practice with further investigation of his father's choice though little store of books. It was during this period that the young English lord found hidden in the back of one of the cupboards in the cabin a small metal box. Tarzan of the Apes (Dover Thrift) by Edgar Rice Burroughs and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Little did he know that this book held between its covers the key to his origin--the answer to the strange riddle of his strange life. It was the diary of John Clayton, Lord Greystoke--kept in French, as had always been his custom. Page by Page Books. TM: Tarzan of the Apes.

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