Tarzan of the Apes is a popular book by Edgar Rice Burroughs. This is a book about an English Lord who was raised by the apes in the deep jungle. Upvote (0) How may we judge him, by what standards, this ape-man with the heart and head and body of an English gentleman, and the training of a wild beast? Author: Burroughs, Edgar Rice. Book slightly leaning. But Tarzan knows he's different. A very good first edition, a variant with the title page a cancel. No acorn on spine. Choose the part of Tarzan of the Apes which you want to read from the table of contents to get started. “To Tarzan of the Apes the expedition was in the nature of a holiday outing. Families would gather nightly around the radio and listen to the continuing adventures of Little Orphan Annie, Chandu the Magician, or Tarzan!. Van Dyke. When older, larger, stronger apes decide that he an undesirable to be killed or expelled from the tribe, it is fortunate that Tarzan has learned the use of primitive weapons. Tarzan of the Apes launched an empire: Burroughs himself wrote 24 sequels, and the first of many movie versions came along quickly. By the time he is eighteen, he has the strength of a lion and rules the apes as their king. By the time the boy is ten, he can swing through the trees and talk to the animals. When Tarzan is orphaned as a baby deep in the African jungle, the apes adopt him and raise him as their own. Tarzan of the Apes is a quintessential tale of the "noble savage"—a theme, especially prevalent in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century Romantic … It is a refreshing look at human and animal behavior, and has a delightful tale about the adventures and trials of Tarzan - the hero of the book. Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle (1951 - 1953) This is the OTRR Singles Episode page for: TARZAN OF THE APES By the early 1930's radio programs held a place in American culture similar to television shows today. Although small and weak by ape standards, Tarzan is a human of god-like strength and agility to men who discover him. With Johnny Weissmuller, Neil Hamilton, C. Aubrey Smith, Maureen O'Sullivan. Edgar Rice Burroughs's Tarzan of the Apes consists of 28 parts for ease of reading. A shrewd businessman, Burroughs built and promoted the Tarzan franchise in many media during his lifetime and left a lasting legacy in the town of Tarzana, built on the site of his San Fernando Valley Ranch. Title: Tarzan of the Apes. Directed by W.S. Tarzan of the Read Tarzan of the Apes, free online version of the book by Edgar Rice Burroughs, on ReadCentral.com. You could write it off as being typical of the times, but it's definitely there. Tarzan of the Apes. “Tarzan of the Apes was hungry, and here was meat; meat of the kill, which jungle ethics permitted him to eat. 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