The Return of Tarzan is a novel by American writer Edgar Rice Burroughs, the second in his series of books about the title character Tarzan. The story of a young man who, although born of a woman, was left by a succession of untoward circumstances to be reared in an African jungle by a she-ape, the only mother he ever knew. Tarzan was drawn from the jungle by love for a young American girl whom chance threw in his way. Disappointment in love, in this new volume, resy love for a young American girl whom chance threw in his way. Disappointment in love, in this new volume, results in his return to the jungle where he has many strange adventures and whence he is again led forth by love, this time happy love. The novel picks up soon after where Tarzan of the Apes left off. The year is 1910 and Tarzan is 22 years old. The ape man, feeling rootless in the wake of his noble sacrifice of his prospects of wedding Jane Porter, leaves America for Europe to visit his friend Paul d'Arnot. On the ship he becomes embroiled in the affairs of Countess Olga de Coude, her husband, Count Raoul de Coude, and two shady characters attempting to prey on them, Nikolas Rokoff and his henchman Alexis Paulvitch. Rokoff, it turns out, is also the countess's brother. Tarzan thwarts the villains' scheme, making them his deadly enemies.… read more
Spring break gets the wheels turning for creative ways to improve the backyard before summer. How can we maximize our time outside this year? Houzz has 10 ideas for turning your yard into the neighborhood hangout.
No one wants to have to put together a nursery after the baby is born. Make your newborn feel right at home by preparing baby's first nursery ahead of time. As a mommy-to-be, you have many things on your mind. Have no fear; we're here to help ensure you don't overlook certain products that should be on the nursery checklist. These 10 nursery essentials from Houzz are about to make your life with a little one a whole lot easier just by adding them to your baby's room.
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Adults are due for some much-needed peace and quiet as the Christmas craze fizzles out. To carve out some precious alone time this winter, design a space that will hold your kids' attention for hours a day. It should be a room that bursts with color and piques curiosity with a strategic variety of learning and play toys. To help you create this space we rounded up 10 playroom staples to help kids battle cabin fever while they're holed up inside on snow days.
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After an exhausting month of shopping and planning winter break activities, is there anything more rewarding than the look of wonderment and pure joy on your child's face on Christmas morning? Bright eyes and wide smiles will make all the holiday hustle and bustle worthwhile! In the meantime, here are a few more things to tack onto your to-do list to make Christmas morning a little more magical for you and your family.
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These books provide a range of opinions on a social issue; each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspec...tives, e.g, eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper accounts, to illuminate the issue.; This read more
When the Valley falls to Sunblade and Carla's mother is captured, Carla realizes that only her father is powerful enough to defeat... Sunblade and save her mother. But Athol is a prisoner of the High Court in the Realm Under the Hill. After the assassination read more
Puente en la selva/ Bridge in the Jungle
Jungle Tales of Tarzan is a collection of twelve loosely connected short stories by American writer Edgar Rice Burroughs, comprisi...ng the sixth book in order of publication in his series about the title character Tarzan. Chronologically the events recounted in it occur within Chapter 11 of the first Tarzan novel, Tarzan of the Apes, between Tarzan's avenging of his ape foster mother's death and his becoming leader of his ape tribe. A collection of twelve loosely connected short stories of Tarzan's late teenage years, probably 1907-1908, within a year or two before Tarzan first sees white people including Jane Porter: - Tarzan's First Love - The Capture of Tarzan - The Fight for the Balu - The God of Tarzan - Tarzan and the Black Boy - The Witch-Doctor Seeks Vengeance - The End of Bukawai - The Lion - The Nightmare - The Battle for Teeka - A Jungle Joke - Tarzan Rescues the Moon read more
This eBook, with an active table of contents, The Return of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan, after valiantly giving up the... woman he loved to another man, leaves the deceitful world of civilization and returns to his beloved African jungle. Upon his return, buried in the mists of his Jungle, Tarzan discovers Opar, the city of gold, presumably the remains of Atlantis. But beneath it’s tranquil faAade, he encounters La, the high priestess of the Flaming God, brutal men, savage women and a blood stained altar of sacrifice. Tarzan must lead a tribe of primitive warriors through the ancient crypts if he wants to escape the grip of Opar! read more
The story of a young man who, although born of a woman, was left by a succession of untoward circumstances to be reared in an Afri...can jungle by a she-ape, the only mother he ever knew. Tarzan was drawn from the jungle by love for a young American girl whom chance threw in his way. Disappointment in love, in this new volume, results in his return to the jungle where he has many strange adventures and whence he is again led forth by love, this time happy love. Includes vintage illustration! read more
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in... an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. read more
Paperback, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 2016, ISBN13 9781533383211, ISBN10 1533383219
Conor, Abeke, Meilin, and Rollan race to stop an ancient enemy with the power to strip spirit animals from their partners, while o...ne young hero faces the loss of a spirit companion. read more
The Steve Surname Adventures: Book 7 (Non illustrated edition) Steve Surname returns to the mainland with Loupoo but is surprised ...at just how much seems to be changing there. Giant zombies and huge spiders are only the beginning, as Steve starts to discover the secrets hidden inside the hills. Finding more questions than answers, this adventure is Steve's most challenging so far, and a friend from the past could turn out to be the most deadly mob Steve has ever faced. Based on the characters from Minecraft and written by a Primary (Elementary/Junior) school teacher. This book is a Hi-Interest, Low-Reading Age text (Hi-Lo), suitable for reading age 7+. read more
After the publication of "The Wonderful Wizard of OZ" I began to receive letters from children, telling me of their pleasure in re...ading the story and asking me to "write something more" about the Scarecrow and the Tin Woodman. At first I considered these read more
The Awakening of Europe (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press)
A Book of Norse Tales. First published in 1902.
In the second illustrated novel of The Zodiac Legacy series, the dangerous dragon power only grows stronger within Jasmine, and St...even struggles to hold their ragtag team together, but as alliances become strained, the line between the "good guys" and the "bad guys" becomes blurrier and blurrier. Simultaneous. read more
Eva March Tappan (1854-1930) was the American author of: Old Ballads in Prose (1901), In the Days of Queen Elizabeth (1902), In th...e Days of Queen Victoria (1903), Golden Goose (1905), Stories from Seven Old Favorites (1907), When Knights Were Bold (1911), read more
Each Lord of teh Rings Return of the King Collector's Update pack contains 7 cards! All new photography. Look for randomly inserte...d autograph and memorabilia cards! read more
CD/Spoken Word, Brilliance Audio, 2015, ISBN13 9781486249886, ISBN10 1486249884
The Secret Garden Illustrated Edition
The early dusk of a December day was fast changing into darkness as three of the young people with whose adventures this story is ...concerned trudged briskly homeward. The day was a bright one, and Aleck, the oldest, who was a skilled workman in the brass f read more
Paperback, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform, 2015, ISBN13 9781519689917, ISBN10 1519689918
"Owing to the growing popularity of the fascinating art of lace-making and the appeals of our readers to place it within their rea...ch, we have prepared this pamphlet. In making it a perfect instructor and a reliable exponent of the favorite varieties of la read more
This is the twelfth book of the Oz series. Many years ago, before he had become a tin man, Nick Chopper was engaged to a lovely Mu...nchkin girl named Nimmie Amee. He no longer loves her because when his limbs were replaced with tin, his body had no heart, and even the red silk one given to him by the Wizard did not succeed in reviving this love. But now the Woodman decides to find the girl, marry her and bring her home as Empress of the Winkies. He sets out with his friend the Scarecrow and Woot the Wanderer. On the way they meet another tin man, also a product of the skilled tinsmith who made our Tin Woodman. The two metal men soon discover that they are both engaged to the same girl, who fell in love with the tin soldier after Nick had left her .... read more
Charles Perrault (1628-1703) was a French author who laid foundations for a new literary genre, the fairy tale. He attended the be...st schools and studied law before embarking on a career in government service. He took part in the creation of the Academy of read more
Johann Christoph von Schmid (1768-1854) was a writer of children's stories and educator. He studied theology and was ordained prie...st in 1791. He then served as assistant in several parishes until 1796, when he was placed at the head of a large school in T read more
The garden of beloved children's stories is full of small characters: the Little Mermaid, Tom Thumb, Little Red Riding Hood, the L...ittle Engine That Could. That's not only because children themselves are small. Audiences old and young, for generation upon generation, have cheered the triumph of the little over the big. Here, then, is a collection of tales that delights in everything small. Set with antique illustrations by such renowned artists as Honor C. Appleton, Arthur Rackham, Margaret Tarrant, and Walter Crane, these classic stories will enchant and entertain. read more