Edgar Rice Burroughs


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in Chicago, Illinois, The United States
September 01, 1875

Died
March 19, 1950

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Edgar Rice Burroughs was an American author, best known for his creation of the jungle hero Tarzan and the heroic John Carter, although he produced works in many genres.

Average rating: 3.83 · 266,270 ratings · 14,423 reviews · 1,091 distinct worksSimilar authors
A Princess of Mars (Barsoom...

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3.81 avg rating — 51,874 ratings — published 1912 — 2831 editions
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Tarzan of the Apes (Tarzan,...

3.90 avg rating — 39,700 ratings — published 1912 — 97 editions
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The Gods of Mars (Barsoom #2)

3.88 avg rating — 17,101 ratings — published 1913 — 1000 editions
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The Warlord of Mars (Barsoo...

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3.87 avg rating — 12,940 ratings — published 1919 — 869 editions
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The Land That Time Forgot C...

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3.90 avg rating — 7,602 ratings — published 1918 — 9 editions
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The Return of Tarzan (Tarza...

3.82 avg rating — 8,696 ratings — published 1913 — 825 editions
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Thuvia, Maid of Mars (Barso...

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3.76 avg rating — 8,327 ratings — published 1916 — 814 editions
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The Chessmen of Mars (Barso...

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3.83 avg rating — 7,113 ratings — published 1922 — 642 editions
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The Beasts of Tarzan (Tarza...

3.76 avg rating — 5,215 ratings — published 1914 — 516 editions
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The Master Mind of Mars (Ba...

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3.85 avg rating — 4,549 ratings — published 1927 — 132 editions
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A Princess of Mars The Gods of Mars The Warlord of Mars Thuvia, Maid of Mars The Chessmen of Mars The Master Mind of Mars A Fighting Man of Mars
(11 books)
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3.84 avg rating — 130,716 ratings

Tarzan of the Apes The Return of Tarzan The Beasts of Tarzan The Son of Tarzan Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar Jungle Tales of Tarzan Tarzan the Untamed
(25 books)
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3.83 avg rating — 89,924 ratings

The Land That Time Forgot The People That Time Forgot Out of Time's Abyss
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3.82 avg rating — 13,899 ratings

At the Earth's Core Pellucidar Tanar of Pellucidar Tarzan at the Earth's Core Back to the Stone Age Land of Terror Savage Pellucidar
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3.79 avg rating — 11,557 ratings

The Moon Maid The Moon Men The Red Hawk
(3 books)
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3.70 avg rating — 1,726 ratings

More series by Edgar Rice Burroughs…
“Am I alive and a reality, or am I but a dream?”
Edgar Rice Burroughs, The Return of Tarzan

“No fiction is worth reading except for entertainment. If it entertains and is clean, it is good literature, or its kind. If it forms the habit of reading, in people who might not read otherwise, it is the best literature.”
Edgar Rice Burroughs

“In one respect at least the Martians are a happy people, they have no lawyers.”
Edgar Rice Burroughs, A Princess of Mars

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