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!

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 Beyond Thirty

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The Monster Men

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 VII

Turck and Victory have been reunited with the other castaways from the Coldwater. In their motorized launch, they cross the channel to Europe seeking civilization. Victory seemed aloof, after Turck explains to her that she is a barbarian, while he is civilized. Traveling up the Rhine, a hunting party returns to the river bank to discover that Snider and Victory have stolen the launch and returned downriver.

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Chapter VI

Turck and Victory have made their way to the spot where London once stood on the Thames. The river is still there, the city is not – only ruins.  While exploring a particularly magnificent ruin, they are cornered by a pride of lions and forced to seek refuge in the river. A devil of a lioness follows them into the water, where together, they slay the beast.

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Chapter V

Turck has finally made his way to London, only to discover it ruined.  The inhabitants have devolved to primeval hunters. Their Queen is Victory, a beautiful girl in thrall to Buckingham, a brute.  Victory rescues Turck from being fed to the lions who abound here and together they make their escape towards the ruins of London – the Camp of the Lions!

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Chapter IV

Turck and his crew have made their way to the Devon coast of what used to be England. They find no signs of civilization – only wilderness teeming with tigers. Navigating to the Isle of Wight, they again find no civilization – only tribal humans living in savagery.  Turck is determined to proceed to London, where he is sure he will find civilization.

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Beyond Thirty will return from vacation on June 6, 2015!

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Chapter III 

Turck and his 3 crewmen have piloted their small boat to the south of England. Making land at Devonport, they find no traces of a city or any civilization.  Turck determines to make way to London, where he is sure he will find people and civilization.

 

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The Monster Men will be retired from this site on May 16, 2015.  After that time, the first two chapters may be heard here; the remainder will be available as an audiobook purchase at audible.com. Limited availability of these audibooks gives me a chance to earn some money from their sales, allowing me to continue funding this podcast. Thanks for your support!

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Chapter II

In the 22nd century, Lt. Jefferson Turck is commanding the Pan-American air and underwater ship Coldwater on patrol duty. The eastern hemisphere has been forbidden territory for two hundred years – but the Coldwater falls prey to mechanical trouble and sabotage. Blown far east of the dreaded 30d dead line Turck is out fishing when the mother airship passes overhead – leaving the small fishing boat stranded.

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