(BURROUGHS, Edgar Rice). HOLTSMARK, Erling B.
Tarzan and Tradition and Edgar Rice Burroughs
Westport/Boston, Greenwood/Twayne, (1981)/(1986). Two titles by Holtsmark, each inscribed by the author, to the same recipient. Tarzan and Tradition is subtitled "Classical Myth in Popular Literature" and examines the first six Tarzan books and their parallels to Greek and Roman heroic sagas; Edgar Rice Burroughs is a volume in the Twayne Unites States Authors Series -- short single volume biographies of major American authors. Each is fine in a near fine dust jacket. [#035568] $150
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