WorldCat Identities

St. John, J. Allen (James Allen) 1872-1957

Overview
Works: 113 works in 298 publications in 2 languages and 5,984 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Adventure stories  Adventure stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  History  Novels 
Roles: Illustrator, Bookjacket designer, Author, Other
Classifications: PS3503.U687, 813.52
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Three Martian novels: Thuvia, maid of Mars. The chessmen of Mars. The master mind of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

2 editions published between 1962 and 2015 in English and held by 437 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burroughs creates a fantastic Martian world and culture as he portrays a hidden city of dreams, the bodiless kaldanes, a mad scientist, and a living chess game
At the Earth's core by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

12 editions published between 1922 and 2009 in English and held by 424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Innes and Abner Perry break through the earth's crust and discover "a fantastic, timeless world of eternal daylight, prehistoric beasts, and primeval peoples--Pellucidar."--Cover
At the earth's core; Pellucidar; Tanar of Pellucidar; three science fiction novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a hair-raising adventure story that takes place hundreds of miles beneath the earth's surface, two explorers come upon the savage, primordial realm of Pellucidar where chilling reptilian monsters dominate with a high degree of intelligence and communicate through extra-sensory means, while human beings are treated as inferior creatures
Tarzan and the jewels of Opar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

10 editions published between 1918 and 2000 in English and Finnish and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While Tarzan is seeking treasure in the city of Opar, his wife is kidnapped by men who want to hold her for ransom
Tarzan and the golden lion by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

4 editions published between 1923 and 1940 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As Tarzan travels through the jungle to the village of Opar, he encounters a treacherous Spaniard and his party, who intend great harm to the jungle lands
Lost on Venus by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 2004 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Carson Napier-- explorer, adventurer, and space pirate-- is stranded on Venus and searching for his kidnapped love, the Princess Duare
Savage Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The seventh and final book in the Pellucidar series continues the epic story with a masterful blend of action, humor, and suspense -- back cover
Tarzan and the ant men by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

2 editions published between 1924 and 1943 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan in his wanderings in unknown Africa comes to a great thorn forest, impenetrable, according to native belief, and shunned because it is the abode of evil spirits. The undaunted Tarzan, however, finds a way through the awful thorns and emerges into an amazingly fertile country. Here he discovers a race of pigmies about eighteen inches high, fairly advanced in civilization and living in vast community houses resembling ant hills
Tarzan the untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

8 editions published between 1920 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the speed of the great apes, Tarzan rushed through the jungle toward his home and family. But he was already too late. The marauders had been there before him. His farm was in shambles and no one was left alive. Of his beloved wife there was only a charred, blackened corpse, still wearing the rings he had given her. Silently, he buried the body and swore his terrible vengeance against those who had done this terrible deed. Then he set out grimly to track them, through warring armies, across a vast desert that no man had ever crossed and to a strange valley where only madmen lived
The beasts of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

10 editions published between 1916 and 2008 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Greystoke is stranded on a desert island and fights the evil men who have kidnapped his family
Tarzan the terrible by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

5 editions published between 1921 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of a dead German officer sets Tarzan once more on the trail of his wife, held captive in the depts of the jungle
The land that time forgot by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

5 editions published between 1924 and 1999 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost island of Caspak holds many strange monsters
Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

4 editions published between 1923 and 1990 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Innes returns to the land below the Earth crust, with his partner Abner Perry to an untamed wilderness where the sun never sets. He seeks the kidnapped empress Dian. He crosses the Pellucidar, the Land of shadow under a pendant moon, encounters prehistoric beasts and strange peoples
The chessmen of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

5 editions published between 1922 and 1948 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tara, princess of the great city state of Helium, is initially impervious to the courtship attempts of Gahan, prince of the city state Gathol. But when she loses control of her craft in a storm and is captured by the Kaldanes, horrific crab-like creatures who've sacrificed their bodies in the pursuit of intellect, the deeply smitten Gahan sets out to rescue his princess and prove his worth. But this is a challenge that may forfeit his life and hers, as he and his companions are forced to become pawns in a game of Jetan, Barsoomian Chess on a life-size board that uses the living as its pieces and the dead as its conquests
Jungle tales of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

11 editions published between 1919 and 2004 in English and Finnish and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve stories feature the adventures of Tarzan in the jungle that is his home
Tarzan, lord of the jungle by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On one of his jungle treks, Tarzan discovers an Arab kingdom straight out of the Middle Ages
Kipling boy stories by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The land that time forgot, and the moon maid; two science fiction novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 1963 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The corner stone by Margaret Hill McCarter( Book )

5 editions published between 1915 and 1916 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Square Deal Sanderson by Charles Alden Seltzer( Book )

3 editions published between 1922 and 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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At the Earth's core
Alternative Names
James Allen St John

John James Allen St 1872-1957

Saint John, J. Allen

Saint John, James Allen

Saint John, James Allen 1872-1957

St. John, J. Allen

St. John, J. Allen 1872-1957

St. John, James Allen

St. John, James Allen, 1872-1957

Languages
English (113)

Finnish (4)

Covers
Lost on VenusSavage PellucidarTarzan the untamedThe beasts of TarzanTarzan the terribleThe land that time forgotJungle tales of Tarzan