EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS ILLUSTRATED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Volume 0750
presents
John Coleman Burroughs: Carson of Venus - 6 b/w interiors
Large DJ Image
Large Cover Art Image
CARSON OF VENUS
ERB commenced writing this third novel in the Venus series in July 1937
Dedication: Florence Gilbert Burroughs
For more references see ERBzine's
Venus/Amtor Guide I ~ Venus/Amtor Guide II


PUBLISHING HISTORY (USA)
PULP
Argosy Weekly: 1938 January 8, 15, 22, 29 ~ 1938 February 5, 12
    Rudolph Belarski: cover of first issue ~ C. Brigham: one b/w drawing in each installment
FIRST EDITION
ERB Inc. Tarzana: February 15, 1939 ~ 312 pages ~ Print Run: 3,500 ~ Approximate word count: 68,000
    John Coleman Burroughs: DJ and six b/w interiors ~ ERB: map of Amtoria on endpapers
REPRINTS
Canaveral Press: November 15, 1963 ~ 312 pages
    John Coleman Burroughs: DJ (adapted by sam Sigaloff from 1st ed) and six interior plates
Ace paperback: December 1963 with future reprints ~ 192 pages
    Frank Frazetta cover and title page
Ace paperback: fourth edition
    Frank Frazetta new cover art
Ballantine - Del Rey: July 1991 ~ 197 pages
    Richard Hescox cover
 
For detailed information see:Robert Zeuschner's
ERB: The Exhaustive Scholarís and Collectorís Descriptive Bibliography
Dial 1-800-253-2187 to order a copy from McFarland for $46.50
Carson of Venus
On the mist-shrouded planet of Venus, advanced civilizations blessed with eternal youth co-existed with cities haunted by the living dead, while bloodthirsty man-beasts stalked the luminous nights. Earthman Carson Napier knew how to survive the planet's many perils-but now a merciless tribunal had condemned Carson's beloved princess Duare to death. To save her life, the courageous Earth man stole the only airplane on Venus. But on the lovers' flight to freedom, they learned that Duare's father had been captured by a mad dictator.

Across uncharted oceans teeming with fierce sea monsters , and through skies where man had never flown before, Carson of Venus risked his life to thwart an evil tyrant's plan...


COVER AND INTERIOR ART GALLERY

Rudolph Belarski ARG 38
John Coleman Burroughs ERB DJERB Map of Amtor with Amtorian Alphabet
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JOHN COLEMAN BURROUGHS INTERIOR ART GALLERY

For Commentary and Larger Images Go To:
ERBzine  0345
Canaveral Edition: adapted JCB artI saw monstrous creatures of the depthsThe beast charged.Up ladders the passengers climbed to the howdahs.
Kord, Jong of Korda, sank lifeless to the floor.Our blades shattered the silence of the little room.In the palace there is a secret shaft.


PAPERBACK GALLERY

FrazettaAce reprint edition with new version of Frazetta cover artDel Rey edition: July 1991: Richard Hescox art

Ace 1982 reprint edition: Frank Frazetta art
Carson of Venus - New English Library UK 78: Colin Andrew artCarson of Venus - New EnglishCarson of Venus Japanese Edition

Carson of VenusCarson of Venus
Frazetta cover paintings (click)


CANAVERAL EDITION




Lord Greystokes British Gallery
Lord Greystoke's Gallery of Japanese Cover Art
Matania art in the McWhorter Louisville Collection
Carson Napier Before Venus by F. Ekman
JCB Venus Gallery: EV
JCB Venus Gallery: CV
Fortunino Matania: Images of Amtor Art: Pirates of Venus
Fortunino Matania: Images of Amtor Art: Lost On Venus
Web Refs
ERB C.H.A.S.E.R. Online Encyclopedia
Hillman ERB Cosmos
Patrick Ewing's First Edition Determinors
John Coleman Burroughs Tribute
ERBList Summary by Adams & Ekman
J. Allen St. John Bio, Gallery & Links
Edgar Rice Burroughs: LifeLine Biography
Bob Zeuschner's ERB Bibliography
J.G. Huckenpohler's ERB Checklist
G. T. McWhorter's Burroughs Bulletin Index
Novel Summary by Ekman, Salen, Bozarth, Adams, Galloway
Burroughs Bibliophiles Bulletin
Illustrated Bibliography of ERB Pulp Magazines
Phil Normand's Recoverings
ERBzine Weekly Online Fanzine
ERB Emporium: Collectibles ~ Comics ~ BLBs ~ Pulps ~ Cards
ERBVILLE: ERB Public Domain Stories in PDF
Clark A. Brady's Burroughs Cyclopedia
Heins' Golden Anniversary Bibliography of Edgar Rice Burroughs
Bradford M. Day's Edgar Rice Burroughs: A Bibliography
Irwin Porges: The Man Who Created Tarzan

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