BACK TO BARSOOM!
Tarzan of the Apes had been marooned on Mars once before. And it had proven to be one of the most terrible ordeals of his storied life.
Returning to the warlike place its inhabitants called Barsoom was something the ape-man never expected to have to do again. But when colonists from the dying planet landed in Africa, claiming part of the jungle lord’s rainforest as their domain, Tarzan knew that he must again brave that weird world to forestall a larger invasion of Earth.
Fortunately, he has a powerful ally on the red planet. The former Captain John Carter of Virginia, now Warlord of Mars. Equally fortunate, John Carter has allies of his own.
Together, they muster a fighting force equal to the stark necessity of finding the secret base from which interplanetary ships are launching. Can they interdict a second spacecraft in time? Otherwise, Africa will be only the first continent to fall.…
This is the astonishing sequel to Tarzan, Conqueror of Mars!
This unique hardcover edition includes a 10,000-word novella, “The Adventure of the Vengeful Viscount,” in which Tarzan as Lord Greystoke enlists the help of Sherlock Holmes to help him locate Black Michael Doon, the mutineer who marooned his parents on the African shore before he was born. This authorized story has been approved by Edgar Rice Burroughs Inc. and the Estate of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Also included is an illustrated Afterword and a back cover painting by award-winning cover artist Joe DeVito, both exclusive to this collector”s edition.
Signed bookplate will be mailed separately.