The Fantastic Worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs

Readings of some of the greatest imaginative fiction ever written. Edgar Rice Burroughs, best known for his creation of Tarzan of the Apes, was a prolific author of what would come to be known as "science fiction" or "swords and sorcery." Accomplished film and TV actor David Stifel is your narrator and host. Join us for the adventures of a lifetime!

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Chapter XVII – 999 Priscilla

At this point, any recap would involve plot spoilers. So if you don’t know what’s happened so far, kindly go back and listen to the preceeding chapters!

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Audiobooks by master adventure and sci-fi writer Edgar Rice Burroughs, that's what! Tarzan of the Apes, John Carter of Mars, the world At the Earth's Core - and more! Your narrator is "That Burroughs Guy", film and TV actor David Stifel.

The audiobooks are divided into "episodes" of roughly half an hour apiece. You can listen to any episode directly from this site, or you can download to your computer, mp3 player, etc. A new episode for the current selection is released every weekend, usually Saturday night.

When a book is completed in the podcast, it remains available for three weeks after completion. After that, the first two episodes are presented here free of charge - the remainder is available for purchase through audible.com or www.burroughsguy.com.

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The Current Selection is The Monster Men

Available For Purchase:

Tarzan #1 - Tarzan of the Apes

Tarzan #2 - The Return of Tarzan

Tarzan #3 - The Beasts of Tarzan

Tarzan #4 - The Son of Tarzan

Tarzan #5 - Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar

Tarzan #6 - Jungle Tales of Tarzan

Tarzan #7 - Tarzan the Untamed

Tarzan #8 - Tarzan the Terrible

Mars #1 - A Princess of Mars

Mars #2 - The Gods of Mars

Mars #3 - The Warlord of Mars

Mars #4 - Thuvia Maid of Mars

Mars #5 - The Chessmen of Mars

Caspak #1 - The Land that Time Forgot

Caspak #2 - The People that Time Forgot

Caspak #3 - Out of Time's Abyss

Pellucidar #1 - At the Earth's Core

Pellucidar #2 - Pellucidar

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Chapter XVI – Sing Speaks

Virginia and Bulan are together – and lost deep in the jungle of Borneo.  Bulan agonizes over not having a soul – being a creation of Professor Maxon.  Nevertheless, he strives to lead Virginia back to her father. He denies himself sleep and food in order to watch over Virginia. Finally, abused nature succumbs, and Bulan falls into a fever and unconsciousness.

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Chapter XV – Too Late

Muda Saffir has once again captured Virginia, and has taken her upstream to where the treasure chest lies buried.  Bulan and his remaining two monster companions give battle. Wresting the girl from her captors, in the ensuing pusuit, Number Three and Number Twelve are killed. Reaching safety, Virginia sees Bulan’s face, and expresses her gratitude that she has not fallen into the hands of the soulless Number Thirteen.

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Chapter XIV – Man or Monster?

Treasure, treasure, who’s got the treasure?  Right now, Ninaka and his crew have it – and they’ve buried in the Borneo jungle – observed by both Bulan and Von Horn.  Muda Saffir however wants his revenge and his treasure back.

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Chapter XIII – Buried Treasure

Virginia has been rescued from the ourang-outangs by Bulan. However, Von Horn has managed to steal the glory and the girl, returning her to the long-house in Borneo where Professor Maxon is resting.  Meanwhile, Ninaka and Barunda, though they have lost the girl, still have possession of the treasure chest.

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Chapter XII – Perfidy

By now, the chase for the kidnapped Virginia Maxon and the treasure chest has everyone now on the island of Borneo.  Number Thirteen, given the name “Bulan” by the headhunters, is leading his rapidly shrinking band of monster men in search.  Professor Maxon and Von Horn have been tricked into sheltering Rajah Muda Saffir, not knowing his part in the theft of Virginia and the treasure.

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Chapter XI – “I Am Coming!”

Virginia Maxon, captured by Muda Safir’s headhunters, is being taken deeper and deeper into Borneo by river. At night, she manages to slip out of the prahu into the river. She makes her way to the bank of the river. Exhausted, she falls asleep – only to awaken being carried away in the arms of a huge ourang outang.

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Chapter X – Desperate Chance

Virginia is in the clutches of Raja Muda Saffir, shanghaied to Borneo. Hot on the trail is Number 13 and his band of monster men. A battle royal ensues on a small island mid-river in Borneo. Muda Saffir escapes with Virginia in one prahu. He attempts to have his way with her, only to be coldcocked – stumbling on the Professor’s treasure chest and falling into the river!

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Chapter IX – Into Savage Borneo

Rajah Muda Saffir’s headhunters have captured Virginia from the now wrecked Ithaca.  Close on their heels they are pursued by Number 13, now leading the eleven surviving monsters who preceded him from the Professor’s chemical vats.  Muda Saffir and his men flee in their war prahus towards Borneo, with Number 13 and his monster men in pursuit.

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