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    Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan and the Golden Lion. Chicago: A. C. McClurg & Co., 1923. First edition. Octavo. [8], 333, [2, publisher's ads], [1, blank] pages. Frontispiece and seven additional plates. Publisher's yellow cloth, spine and front lettered in green; all text block edges trimmed; facsimile dust jacket. Mild lean to spine; trace of wear at extremities of binding; spine ends crimped; couple of spots of soiling to boards. Endpapers foxed and discolored from aging binder's glue. Text block fairly yellowed; top edge dust-soiled; a few small spots of staining and an area of rubbing along bottom edge; occasional spot-soiling scattered throughout interior. Good. Zeuschner, p. 349.

    [Together with:] Tarzan and the Golden Lion. London: Methuen & Co., [1924]. First English edition. Octavo. [vi], 245, [1] pages. Publisher's orange cloth, spine and front stamped in black; top edge of text block trimmed; facsimile dust jacket. Binding generally a bit soiled with some minor discoloration at extremities; light wear at edges and spine ends. Endpapers discolored from aging binder's glue, lacking front free endpaper; text block dulled with age; evidence of dog-earing and small areas of spot-soiling scattered throughout interior. Very Good.

    [And:] Tarzan and the Golden Lion. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1927]. First photoplay edition, second printing with 23 Burroughs titles listed in advertisements at rear. Octavo. [8], 333, [1, blank], [10, publisher's ads] pages. Frontispiece and three additional inserted black-and-white photographic stills from the 1927 film. Publisher's orange cloth, spine and front lettered in black; all text block edges trimmed; original illustrated dust jacket. Spine ends a touch pushed and worn; boards very faintly rubbed, with a few specks of soiling; corners just slightly tapped; top edges of boards a bit soiled. Lacking front free endpaper; text block moderately dulled with age; staining and foxing along edges; occasional spot-staining scattered throughout interior. Jacket dulled with age and slightly rubbed; light wear along edges, most pronounced at spine and flap fold ends, some of which are reinforced with clear tape at verso, or have darkened residue from previous tape reinforcement; panel and flap folds creased. Very Good. Zeuschner, p. 352.

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