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Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar
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Gratis frakt inom Sverige över 159 kr för privatpersoner.Book 5 of the Tarzan Series - Special Edition Authorized by Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc., Featuring Rare and Previously Unpublished Archival Materials
When fate deals a devastating blow to Tarzan and Jane's fortunes, the ape-man must once again refill their coffers from the legendary treasure vaults of Opar, forgotten outpost of lost Atlantis. There awaits the high priestess La, ready to sacrifice Tarzan upon the altar of the Flaming God for having spurned her love, even while the traitorous, half-bestial high priest of Opar schemes to usurp her rule.
Meanwhile, Jane faces her own troubles when she falls victim to the machinations of disgraced Belgian officer Lieutenant Werper and a band of ivory and slave traders. But when an earthquake strikes down Tarzan and leaves him with only the memory of his youth as an ape, how will he unravel the nefarious plot that imperils Jane's life and recover the stolen jewels of Opar?
EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS AUTHORIZED LIBRARY
For the first time ever, the Edgar Rice Burroughs Authorized Library presents the complete literary works of the Master of Adventure in handsome uniform editions. Published by the company founded by Burroughs himself in 1923, each volume of the Authorized Library is packed with extras and rarities not to be found in any other edition. From cover art and frontispieces by legendary artist Joe Jusko to forewords and afterwords by today's authorities and luminaries to a treasure trove of bonus materials mined from the company's extensive archives in Tarzana, California, the Edgar Rice Burroughs Authorized Library will take you on a journey of wonder and imagination you will never forget.
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"edgar rice burroughs was, and is, the most influential writer, bar none, of our century." -ray bradbury
The creator of the immortal characters Tarzan of the Apes and John Carter of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs is one of the world's most popular authors. His timeless tales of heroes and heroines transport readers from the jungles of Africa and the dead sea bottoms of Barsoom to the miles-high forests of Amtor and the savage inner world of Pellucidar, and even to alien civilizations beyond the farthest star. Mr. Burroughs' books are estimated to have sold hundreds of millions of copies, and they have spawned 60 films and 250 television episodes.
table of contents
Foreword by Linda Burroughs ix
i. Belgian and Arab 1
ii. On the Road to Opar 7
iii. The Call of the Jungle 12
iv. Prophecy and Fulfillment 18
v. The Altar of the Flaming God 25
vi. The Arab Raid 32
vii. The Jewel Room of Opar 39
viii. The Escape from Opar 44
ix. The Theft of the Jewels 50
x. Achmet Zek Sees the Jewels 59
xi. Tarzan Becomes a Beast Again 67
xii. La Seeks Vengeance 75
xiii. Condemned to Torture and Death 80
xiv. A Priestess but yet a Woman 90
xv. The Flight of Werper 98
xvi. Tarzan Again Leads the Mangani 109
xvii. The Deadly Peril of Jane Clayton 120
xviii. The Fight for Treasure 129
ixx. Jane Clayton and the Beasts of the Jungle 141
xx. Jane Clayton Again a Prisoner 152
xxi. The Flight to the Jungle 162
xxii. Tarzan Recovers His Reason 173
xxiii. A Night of Terror 184
xxiv. Home 194
Afterword by Scott Tracy Griffin 203
From the Archives of Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. 207
Edgar Rice Burroughs: Master of Adventure 241
About Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. 245