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St. John, James Allen 1872-1957

Overview
Works: 110 works in 278 publications in 2 languages and 5,624 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Adventure stories  Adventure stories, American  Comic books, strips, etc  Fantasy fiction, American  Young adult works 
Roles: Illustrator, Bookjacket designer, Author, Other
Classifications: PS3503.U687, 813.52
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At the earth's core; Pellucidar; Tanar of Pellucidar; three science fiction novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

14 editions published between 1922 and 2009 in English and held by 472 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
Three Martian novels: Thuvia, maid of Mars. The chessmen of Mars. The master mind of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 442 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
Jungle tales of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

11 editions published between 1919 and 2004 in English and Finnish and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twelve stories feature the adventures of Tarzan in the jungle that is his home
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 282 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 262 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
The return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

10 editions published between 1915 and 2004 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a brief and harrowing experience among men, Tarzan returns to the jungle, where he becomes involved in a search for Opar, the city of gold
Lost on Venus by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

6 editions published between 1935 and 2004 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

2 editions published between 1924 and 1943 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

No man had ever penetrated the Great Thorn Forest until Tarzan of the Apes crashed his plane behind it on his first solo flight. Within lay a beautiful country. But in it lived the Alaili, strange
Savage Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

3 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fantasy-roman
Tarzan the untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

8 editions published between 1920 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 201 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
The son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

9 editions published between 1917 and 2008 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paulvitch still lived and sought vengeance against Tarzan. As part of his plot, he lured Tarzan's young son away from London. But the boy escaped, with the aid of the great ape Akut. They fled to the savage African jungles where Tarzan had been reared. There the civilized boy had to learn to meet the great beasts and face the dangers only his father had ever conquered. But he grew in time into Korak the Killer, almost as mighty as Tarzan. Korak found a friend in Meriem, whom he rescued from a raiding Arab band. Then he discovered that the dangers of the jungle were nothing compared to those devised by men
Tarzan the terrible by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

5 editions published between 1921 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

8 editions published between 1923 and 2003 in English and held by 125 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 land that time forgot by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

5 editions published between 1924 and 1999 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost island of Caspak holds many strange monsters
Tarzan : the lost adventure by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Burroughs' final story begun nearly fifty years ago, revised and completed, features the jungle hero and his faithful lion Jad-bal-ja in a battle against an outlaw safari and a search for a lost city of gold
Kipling boy stories by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

2 editions published in 1916 in English and held by 106 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 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The chessmen of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

4 editions published between 1922 and 1948 in English and held by 95 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
The beasts of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

7 editions published between 1916 and 2008 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lord Greystoke is stranded on a desert island and fights the evil men who have kidnapped his family
The corner stone by Margaret Hill McCarter( Book )

4 editions published between 1915 and 1916 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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At the earth's core; Pellucidar; Tanar of Pellucidar; three science fiction novels
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, J. Allen (James Allen), 1872-1957

St. John, James Allen

Languages
English (127)

Finnish (4)

Covers
Jungle tales of TarzanLost on VenusSavage PellucidarTarzan the untamedThe son of TarzanTarzan the terriblePellucidarThe land that time forgotThe beasts of Tarzan