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Master of Imaginative Fantasy Adventure
Creator of Tarzan®  and "Grandfather of American Science Fiction"

JANUARY 2005
This month's highlights from the Burroughs Family of Websites
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The Worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs

 
January 2005

Danton's Tarzana Treasure Vaults
ERB 1923 Article: "Just Made A Living" in Business; Now He's Rich
ERB News Clipping Archive: Stanleigh Vinson
ERB DESCRIBES HIS AMAZING RISE TO FAME AND FORTUNE

ERBzine
Hillman Log Notes Series: A PRINCESS OF MARS Part II
Expo Ch. 10: Sister Jessie's Log: People ~ Plots ~ Places
Stereoviews from the ERB Personal Library
ERB Illustrated Lifetime Events Perpetual Calendar
ERB's A Princess of Mars Ch. 14 by James Spratt
ERB Personal Library: Shelves W3 & W4 ~ Wharton thru Wyman
ERB Inscriptions in the Hulbert Burroughs Collection
Tarzan Business: Article in Fortune Magazine 1938
ERB's Favourite Drink: Tarzan Special Cocktail
Hillman Log Notes Series: THE GODS OF MARS Pt. 1 of 2
Expo Ch. 11: Appendix and Web Refs
ERB Library Project: Shelf XYX ~ Young thru Zweig
Wayne James Profile: My Special Treasures
Back to Tarzana 1921 update by Bill Hillman
A Giant List of Recommended ERB Sites on the Web
Hillman Log Notes Series: THE GODS OF MARS Pt. 2 of 2
ERB's A Princess of Mars Ch. 15 Illustrated by James Spratt
ERB's Personal Library Project Conclusion:
Out of which has come the following spin-off projects:
Back to Tarzana 1921
Ed Burroughs Remarkable Summer of '93
Gallery of Hundreds of Stereoview 3-D Cards
The Apache Novels Influences: Part 1 and Part 2
Our Compilation of Hundreds of Online e-Text Editions of the ERB Books
Collation of the ERB's Titles by Themes
Collation of Titles Belonging to Emma and the Kids
ERB Library Photos Through the Years
The Hillman Log Notes Project
A Collation of Articles and Letters in Which 
ERB Shares His Views on Books and Collecting
i.e. See ERBzine 1165 and ERBzine 0219
Tarzan and the Golden Lion Silent: Text & Screen Captures
Danton & ERB, Inc. Launch an Armada of Websites
The Calot of Dar: Ch. 1-III by S A Russell 
Warlord of Mars: A Computer Animation Project by Kurt Metz
 ERB Online Bio Timeline Update: Hundreds more quotes & events
Collectors of John Coleman Burroughs Art On the Web

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PART I

January 2005
Danton's
Tarzana Treasure Vaults

TARZANA RANCH 1922
ERB DESCRIBES HIS AMAZING RISE
TO FAME AND FORTUNE AS AN AUTHOR
"Just Made A Living" in Business;
Now He's Rich
 http://www.johncolemanburroughs.com/mag13/1358.html
From Our News Clippings Archive
Collected from 20th Century North American Newspaper Files
A BURROUGHS BIBLIO-PRO-PHILE
Stanleigh Vinson
Dean of ERB Collectors in the News
 http://www.johncolemanburroughs.com/mag11/1185.html
Tarzan.com
Tarzine: Official Monthly Webzine of ERB, Inc.
John Coleman Burroughs Tribute Site
ERBzine Weekly Webzine
Tarzan.org
FEATURE 5: From the John Coleman Burroughs Tribute Site:
Danton Burroughs and ERB, Inc.
of Tarzana, California
Announce the Launch of
The Official Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.
Team of Websites:

The Burroughs Family of 
Sites on the Web
Featuring
www.Tarzan.com


 


PART II

Highlights From This Month's
ERBzine Weekly Webzine

January 2005

THIS MONTH'S ERBzine CONTENTS


December 31, 2004 - January 6, 2005
FEATURE 1: ERBzine 1287
Hillman Log Notes Series
A PRINCESS OF MARS Part II
A Study Guide for Fans, Teachers and Researchers
These log notes sequentially pinpoint the important events throughout  the novel. 
The information is  presented in the form of 530 questions and answers. 
The answers are invisible until the reader drags his mouse across the screen 
which highlights the hidden answer text.
Each chapter title bar has links to the novel text and to 
the Spratt graphic novel interpretation
Part I: http://www.erbzine.com/mag12/1286.html
Part II: http://www.erbzine.com/mag12/1287.html

FEATURE 2: ERBzine 1284
Ed Burroughs' Remarkable Summer of '93
Chicago World's Fair: Columbian Exposition
Chapter 10: Jessie's Log ~ People-Plots-Places
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag12/1284.html
Stereoviews from the ERB Personal Library
http://www.erbzine.com/mag12/1284s.html

FEATURE 3: ERBzine 0560
For 2005
ERB Illustrated Lifetime Events Perpetual Calendar
Hundreds of Events and Illustrations
Following the Life and Career of Edgar Rice Burroughs
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag5/0560.html
Edgar Rice Burroughs
MAIN COVER & CONTENTS PAGE
Cover
Jan
Feb
March
April
May
June
July
Aug
Sept
Oct
Nov
Dec

FEATURE 4: ERBzine 1315
ERB's A Princess of Mars
Illustrated by James Killian Spratt
Intro & Contents
http://www.erbzine.com/mag13/1301.html
Chapter 14: A Duel to the Death
http://www.erbzine.com/mag13/1315.html

 THIS WEEK: FEATURES 6 & 7
We feature the  W3 & W4" Shelves
From: False Dawn by Edith Wharton
To: Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown by Thomas Bellows Wyman
Shelf W3 ~ Shelf W4

Authors in Alphabetical Order ~ Pictures of Authors ~ Titles with Publishing Information
Titles Colour-coded to Indicate Source ~ Personal Inscriptions & Dedications ~ Biographies
Autographs ~ Bibliographies of Other Relevant Titles ~ Cover Images
Photographs ~ Interior Art ~ Letters ~ Excerpts ~ Trivia
Reviews and Book Descriptions ~ Web Reference Links
Links to Online e-Text for PD Titles

 


Hulbert and Bill Hillman 1971
UPDATE FEATURE 8: ERBzine 0990
The ERB Collection of Hulbert Burroughs
Descriptions ~ Photos ~ Art
with almost 20 inscriptions from father, ERB
"To Hulbert, Prince of Tarzana from John Carter, War Lord of Mars
and Edgar Rice Burroughs. Helium Jan 24 1921."
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag9/0980.html
 

ARCHIVE FEATURE 9: ERBzine 0276
TARZAN BUSINESS
By Edgar Rice Burroughs ~ FORTUNE MAGAZINE March 1938
Tar’zan, n. The hero of a series of stories of adventure by Edgar Rice Burroughs.
He is a white man of prodigious strength and Chivalrous instincts, reared by African apes.
Tar’zan-ish, adj. ~~ Webster’s New International Dictionary
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag2/0276.html 

UPDATE FEATURE 10: ERBzine 0010
ERB shares one of his favourite holiday drinks:
TARZAN SPECIAL COCKTAIL 
2 ounces bourbon ~ 1 ounce water ~ 5 drops angostura bitters  ~ 2 tsp simple syrup ~ 1 cube ice 
Pour into an old-fashioned glass and stir; 
squeeze lemon peel over top and garnish with thin slice of orange and a maraschino cherry.
ERB claimed that after two of his specials 
"you will beat yourself on the chest and go roaring into the jungle."
http://www.erbzine.com/mag0/0010.html


January 7 - 13, 2005
FEATURE 1: ERBzine 1289
Hillman Log Notes Series
THE GODS OF MARS Pt. 1 of 2
Study Guide for Fans, Teachers & Researchers
These log notes sequentially pinpoint the
important events throughout  the novel. 
The information is  presented in the form of 
425 Questions and Answers. 
The answers are invisible until the reader drags his mouse
across the screen which highlights the hidden answer text.
Each chapter title bar has links to the actual novel text 
Part I: http://www.erbzine.com/mag12/1289.html

FEATURE 2: ERBzine 1285
Ed Burroughs' Remarkable Summer of '93
Chicago World's Fair: Columbian Exposition
Chapter 11: Appendix and Web Refs
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag12/1285.html
Fair Souvenirs
http://www.erbzine.com/mag12/1285s.html

FEATURE 4: ERBzine 1301
ERB's A Princess of Mars
Illustrated by James Killian Spratt
http://www.erbzine.com/mag13/1301.html
Project Mid-Way Announcement:
Computer Enhancements have been made to
the colours of every frame from Chapters 1-14 and
Story frames are displayed in an all-new format.
 

 THIS WEEK: FEATURES 6 & 7
We feature the  W3 & W4" Shelves
From:  Marching on Tanga by F. Brett Young
To: Marie Antoinette: The Portrait of an Average Woman by Stefan Zweig
Shelf XYZ  and Conclusion
Authors in Alphabetical Order ~ Pictures of Authors ~ Titles with Publishing Information
Titles Colour-coded to Indicate Source ~ Personal Inscriptions & Dedications ~ Biographies
Autographs ~ Bibliographies of Other Relevant Titles ~ Cover Images
Photographs ~ Interior Art ~ Letters ~ Excerpts ~ Trivia
Reviews and Book Descriptions ~ Web Reference Links
Links to Online e-Text for PD Titles
 

.Cheeta the Artist
UPDATE FEATURE 8: ERBzine 1349
My Collection: The Special Treasures
by
Wayne "Tintin" James
Part VI of the Wayne James Biblio-Pro-Phile
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag13/1349.html
 

UPDATE FEATURE 9: ERBzine 1041
ERB's Timeshift Adventure 
Back to Tarzana 1921 
has been expanded with memories of his 
Remarkable Summer of 1893: 
The Chicago World's Fair & Columbian Exposition
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag10/1041.html
Tarzana Ranch ~ 1921

Edgar Rice Burroughs by Tom Yeates
UPDATE FEATURE 10: ERBzine Links
Web Links
A giant list of Website URLs 
that should be of interest to fans of 
ERB, SF, Fantasy Art, Adventure, Media, etc.
 http://www.erbzine.com/all/links.html


January 14 - 20
FEATURE 1: ERBzine 1290
Hillman Log Notes Series
THE GODS OF MARS Pt. 2 of 2
Study Guide for Fans, Teachers & Researchers
These log notes sequentially pinpoint the
important events throughout  the novel. 
The information is  presented in the form of 
425 Questions and Answers. 
The answers are invisible until the reader drags his mouse
across the screen which highlights the hidden answer text.
Each chapter title bar has links to the actual novel text
Part II: http://www.erbzine.com/mag12/1290.html

FEATURE 2: ERBzine 1316
ERB's A Princess of Mars
Illustrated by James Killian Spratt
Intro & Contents
http://www.erbzine.com/mag13/1301.html
Chapter 15: Sola Tells Me Her Story . . . (Pt. 1)
http://www.erbzine.com/mag13/1316.html

Phase One is Now Completed
 PERSONAL LIBRARY COLLECTION OF
Edgar Rice Burroughs
Collated and Researched by Bill Hillman
ERBzine Volume 1201
www.ERBzine.com/dan
An Illustrated Compilation of over 1,100 Books in the ERB Library
Amassed through the years ~ 1875-1950
Presented in Over 70 Colossal Web Pages ~ Thousands of printout pages
Accompanied by Research Culled from Personal Libraries and Online Sources
The majority of titles in this collation have been provided by 
ERB grandson Danton Burroughs.
Hundreds of the surviving editions are preserved in
Danton's personal archives and library.

 
 So Far I Have Researched:
Authors in Alphabetical Order ~ Pictures of Authors ~ Titles with Publishing Information
Titles Colour-coded to Indicate Source ~ Personal Inscriptions & Dedications ~ Biographies
Autographs ~ Bibliographies of Other Relevant Titles ~ Cover Images
Photographs ~ Interior Art ~ Letters ~ Excerpts ~ Trivia
Reviews and Book Descriptions ~ Web Reference Links
Links to Online e-Text for PD Titles
Out of which has come the following spin-off projects:
Back to Tarzana 1921
Ed Burroughs Remarkable Summer of '93
Gallery of Hundreds of Stereoview 3-D Cards
The Apache Novels Influences: Part 1 and Part 2
Our Compilation of Hundreds of Online e-Text Editions of the ERB Books
Collation of the ERB's Titles by Themes
Collation of Titles Belonging to Emma and the Kids
ERB Library Photos Through the Years
The Hillman Log Notes Project
A Collation of Articles and Letters in Which 
ERB Shares His Views on Books and Collecting
i.e. See ERBzine 1165 and ERBzine 0219
plus many more projects current in the works. . . 
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ERBzine Weekly Webzine 
chosen as the 
Good Housekeeping Site of the Day 
January 12, 2005
http://dailyinbox.com/sod/

Good Housekeeping Site of the Day Archive:
http://www.gh-siteoftheday.com/

UPDATE FEATURE: ERBzine 0640 & ERBzine 0641
Tarzan and the Golden Lion
A Tarzan Silent Film
Starring James Pierce
80 Screen Captures
Subtitles in English and French

 http://www.erbzine.com/mag6/0640.html
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag6/0641.html 

 

January 21 - 27

Barsoom logo by Jeff Doten
FEATURE 1: ERBzine 1360
New Exciting Mars Fan Fiction
The Calot of Dar
by S A Russell
Chapters I - III
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag13/1360.html
Barsoom Calot  Art by Mike Okamoto

FEATURE 2: ERBzine 1350
We Welcome a Talented New Artist to our Roster of ERB Artists
John Carter: Warlord of Mars
A Computer Animation Project
by Kurt Metz
 http://www.erbzine.com/mag13/1350.html

UPDATE FEATURE 6
Edgar Rice Burroughs Online Bio Timeline
Hundreds more events and ERB quotes
have been added to this feature.

www.ERBzine.com/bio

 

FEATURE 7: UPDATE ERBzine 0716
John Coleman Burroughs 
Collectors of JCB Art
On the Web
http://www.erbzine.com/mag7/0716.html


 
 
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