A Princess of Mars: John Carter of Mars Series, Book 1

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Edgar Rice Burroughs was born on September 1, 1875, in Chicago, Illinois. His early career was unremarkable. After failing to enter West Point he enlisted in the 7th Calvary but was discharged after heart problems were diagnosed. A series of short term jobs gave no indication as to a career path but finally, in 1911, married and with two young children, he turned his hand to writing. He aimed his works squarely at the very popular pulp serial magazines. His first effort 'Under The Moons Of Mars' ran in Munsey's Magazine in 1912 under the pseudonym Norman Bean. With its success he began writing full time. A continuing theme of his work was to develop series so that each character had ample opportunities to return in sequels. John Carter was in the Mars series and there was another on Venus and one on Pellucidar among others. But perhaps the best known is Tarzan. Indeed Burroughs wanted so much to capitalise upon the brand that he introduced a syndicated Tarzan comic strip, movies and merchandise. He purchased a large ranch north of Los Angeles, California, which he named "Tarzana. " The surrounding communities outside the ranch voted in 1927 to adopt the name as their own. By 1932 Burroughs set up his own company to print his own books. Here we publish the first in the Barsoom series and its enduring hero John Carter 'A Princess of Mars'. Another cultural classic.
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series Brilliance audio on compact disc, John Carter of Mars, Mars novels, Xist classics
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subject_facet Adventure stories, American, Audiobooks, Carter, John (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Carter, John (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Dejah Thoris (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Dejah Thoris (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction, Electronic books, FICTION / Science Fiction / General, Mars (Planet) -- Fiction, Mars (Planet) -- Juvenile fiction, Princesses -- Fiction, Princesses -- Juvenile fiction, Science Fiction, Science Fiction; Action & Adventure; General Fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, American, Thoris, Dejah -- (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
title_display A Princess of Mars
title_full A Princess of Mars John Carter of Mars Series, Book 1, A Princess of Mars [eBook] Burroughs, Edgar Rice, A Princess of Mars [electronic resource] Burroughs, Edgar Rice., A princess of Mars / Edgar Rice Burroughs, A princess of Mars [electronic resource] / Edgar Rice Burroughs, A princess of Mars [electronic resource] / Edgar Rice Burroughs, Gene Engene, A princess of Mars [electronic resource] Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950,, A princess of Mars [electronic resource] Burroughs, Edgar Rice, 1875-1950., Princess of mars [electronic resource] / Edgar Rice Burroughs
title_short A Princess of Mars
title_sub John Carter of Mars Series, Book 1
topic_facet Adventure stories, American, Carter, John (Fictitious character), Classic Literature, Dejah Thoris (Fictitious character), Electronic books, Fiction, Mars (Planet) -- Fiction, Princesses, Science Fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction, American, Thoris, Dejah