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St. John, James Allen 1872-1957

Overview
Works: 110 works in 295 publications in 2 languages and 5,669 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Science fiction  Adventure stories  Adventure stories, American  Fantasy fiction, American  History  Graphic 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 )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 439 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 )

11 editions published between 1922 and 2009 in English and held by 429 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
Jungle tales of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

12 editions published between 1919 and 2004 in English and Finnish and held by 315 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 )

11 editions published between 1918 and 2000 in English and Finnish and held by 280 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 257 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 )

11 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 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 204 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 203 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 )

9 editions published between 1920 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 199 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 son of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

12 editions published between 1917 and 2008 in English and Finnish and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tarzan's young son, Jack is kidnapped. He escapes to the jungles of Africa and grows up to become Korak the Killer, a mighty warrior
Tarzan the terrible by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

5 editions published between 1921 and 2003 in English and Finnish and held by 136 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 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A captive aboard an enemy submarine, adventurer Bowen Tyler finds himself on the mysterious forgotten continent of Caspak located somewhere in the icy waters of the Antarctic, whose savage inhabitants are dinosaurs and Bronze Age warriors
Kipling boy stories by Rudyard Kipling( Book )

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

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
The chessmen of Mars by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

4 editions published between 1922 and 1948 in English and held by 96 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 )

8 editions published between 1916 and 2008 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

5 editions published between 1915 and 1916 in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pellucidar by Edgar Rice Burroughs( Book )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Innes breaks through the earth's outer crust, far from his beloved, and is forced to cross a fierce, unyielding world to reach her. Innes's epic journey through the many strange lands of Pellucidar, including the Land of Awful Shadow, which lies beneath the brilliantly conceived pendant moon, and his heart-pounding encounters with prehistoric beasts and strange peoples makes Pellucidar one of Edgar Rice Burrough's most rousing adventures."--Jacket
 
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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 (128)

Finnish (5)

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