Tarzan of the Apes PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Tarzan of the Apes free pdf CENTENNIAL EDITION " The Tarzan legend returns us to the Eden where, free of clothes and the inhibitions of an oppressive society, a man is able, as William Faulkner put it, to prevail as well as endure. Gore Vidal, from the Introduction" Set amid the vibrant colors and sounds of the African jungle, this classic work, rich in suspense and action, has beckoned generations of readers on a glorious journey to romance and pure adventure. This is the story of the ape-man Tarzan, raised in the wild by the great ape Kala, and how he learns the secrets of the jungle to survive how to talk with the animals, swing through the trees, and fight the great predators. As Tarzan grows up, he makes many friends, including Tantor the elephant and Numa the lion. When this paradise is invaded by white men, Tarzan s life changes, for in this group is Jane, the most beautiful woman he has ever seen. Speaking directly to our childhood fantasies, this exhilarating work takes us to that faraway place in our minds where dreams prevail, and where we too can be masters of our own domain. With an Introduction by Gore VidalAnd an Afterword by Michael Meyer"

About Edgar Rice Burroughs

After serving a short time in the Seventh U.S. Cavalry, Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875-1950) was a shopkeeper, gold miner, cowboy, and policeman before becoming a full-time writer. "Tarzan of the Apes "(1914) and its twenty-two sequels have sold more than twenty-five million copies in fifty-eight languages. Author of numerous other jungle and science fiction novels and novellas, including" The Land That Time Forgot," Burroughs had a writing career that spanned almost thirty years, with his last novel, "The Land of Terror," being published in 1941. He died in Tarzana, California, the town named for his legendary hero. Gore Vidal was the author of numerous novels the first, "Williwaw," written when he was twenty-one as well as scripts for film, television, and the stage, including the extremely successful "The Best Man "and "Visit to Small Planet." He is perhaps best known for his historical novels, including "Burr "(1973), "1876 "(1976), and "Lincoln "(1984). He won the National Book Award in 1993 for his book of essays United States (1952-1992). Michael Meyer, Ph.D., is a professor of English at the University of Connecticut. Among his books, "Several More Lives to Live: Thoreau s Political Reputation in America "was awarded the Ralph Henry Gabriel Prize by the American Studies Association. In addition to "The Bedford Introduction to Literature," his edited volumes include" Frederick Douglass: The Narrative and Selected Writings.""

Details Book

Author : Edgar Rice Burroughs
Publisher : Signet
Data Published :
ISBN : 0451531027
EAN : 9780451531025
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 306 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Tarzan of the Apes



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • Tarzan of the Apes and the Prisoner of Zenda free pdfTarzan of the Apes and the Prisoner of Zenda

    Tarzan of the ApesEdgar Rice Burroughs Set amid the vibrant colors and sounds of the African jungle. this classic work--rich in suspense and action--has beckoned generations of readers toward a glorious journey of pure adventure..


  • Tarzan of the Apes and the Prisoner of Zenda free pdfTarzan of the Apes and the Prisoner of Zenda

    Tarzan of the ApesEdgar Rice Burroughs Set amid the vibrant colors and sounds of the African jungle. this classic work--rich in suspense and action--has beckoned generations of readers toward a glorious journey of pure adventure..


  • Tarzan of the Apes free pdfTarzan of the Apes

    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 he's ten. he can swing through the trees and talk to the animals. By the time Tarzan is 18..


  • Tarzan of the Apes free pdfTarzan of the Apes

    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 he's ten. he can swing through the trees and talk to the animals. By the time Tarzan is 18..


  • Tarzan Omnibus (Books 1-8) free pdfTarzan Omnibus (Books 1-8)

    Tarzan of the Apes (1912) The Return of Tarzan (1913) The Beasts of Tarzan (1914) The Son of Tarzan (1914) Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar (1916) Jungle Tales of Tarzan (1916. 1917) Tarzan the Untamed (1919..


  • Tarzan of the Apes free pdfTarzan of the Apes

    Ebook Downloads Free. CENTENNIAL EDITION " The Tarzan legend returns us to the Eden where, free of clothes and the inhibitions of an oppressive society, a man is able, as William Faulkner put it, to p