THE RED STAR OF TARZAN [TARZAN AND THE FORBIDDEN CITY] in ARGOSY [complete in six issues].
New York: The Frank A. Munsey, Company, 1938. Octavo, six issues, cover illustration for the March 19 issue by Rudolph Belarski, pictorial wrappers. Pulp magazine. Complete six part serial "The Red Star of Tarzan." The editor had this serial re-written and expanded by Ben Nelson and Burroughs Mitchell. The novel, published in book form as TARZAN AND THE FORBIDDEN CITY, used Burroughs manuscript and not the serial version. Belarksi based his Tarzan cover painting on Johnny Weissmuller. Zeuscher, Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Bibliography, pp. 341-342. Issues four and six are very good with four having some paper loss to upper spine edge and six some edge wear, the other issues are nearly fine to fine, still an attractive set. (20861). Item #20861