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St. John, James Allen 1872-1957

Overview
Works: 112 works in 294 publications in 2 languages and 5,586 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Adventure stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  History  Graphic novels  Comic books, strips, etc 
Roles: Illustrator, Bookjacket designer, Author
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 )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 438 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 430 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 302 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 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 260 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 219 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 205 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 )

4 editions published between 1963 and 2007 in English and held by 205 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 the untamed by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

7 editions published between 1920 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 177 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 174 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 135 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. While Tarzan is looking for Jane, their son Korak is in turn searching for Tarzan
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
The land that time forgot by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

3 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The lost island of Caspak holds many strange monsters
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
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 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

11 editions published between 1917 and 2008 in English and Finnish and held by 87 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
The corner stone by Margaret Hill McCarter( Book )

5 editions published between 1915 and 1916 in English and held by 71 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, J. Allen (James Allen), 1872-1957

St. John, James Allen

Languages
English (116)

Finnish (5)

Covers
Lost on VenusSavage PellucidarTarzan the untamedThe beasts of TarzanTarzan the terribleJungle tales of TarzanThe son of Tarzan