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 – By Jad-bal-lul

In the Temple of the Gryf in A-lur, Tarzan has discovered his long lost mate. Just as suddenly, he has been sent into the pit of the Gryf. Meanwhile, Jane has been abducted from A-lur by Mo-sar – rival king of Tu-lur. Now, Mo-sar is bearing his prize back to his city.

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Chapter XVI – The Secret Way

We left Tarzan in the dungeon below the Temple of the Gryf, with Tarzan caught between a charging Gryf and a deep pool of water. Tarzan has glimpsed an opening at the farther side of the pool, but has no knowledge whether it is large enough to accommodate an escape. Without hesitation, he plunges into the pool!

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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. New episodes for the current selection are released every Wednesday and Saturday night.

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The Current Selection is Tarzan #8 - Tarzan the Terrible

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

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 XV – “The King is Dead!”

Tarzan has at last located Jane – and almost immediately falls through a trap door sprung by the wily Lu-don. Tarzan is plummeted into the lair of a Gryf and is backed into a space with only a pool of water behind him as an escape! Meanwhile, Ja-don has rescued Jane from the clutches of Lu-don.

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Chapter XIV – The Temple of the Gryf

Tarzan has taken refuge in the forbidden garden, and has convinced O-lo-a and Pan-at-lee not to betray him. He questions them whether any other tailless creatures have been seen in A-lur – and hears that there are rumors of a tailless she – coveted by both Ko-tan and Lu-don!

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Chapter XIII – The Masquerader

Tarzan’s imposture as the son of Jab-ben-otho has been discovered by Lu-don the high priest, who has condemned Tarzan to death. Before he can be seized, however, he uses one priest as a missile, and leaps to the top of the temple wall. Then shouting his defiance, he drops down to the other side. Mayhem ensues.

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Chapter XII – The Giant Stranger

Remember that stranger with an Enfield strapped to his back we’ve been hearing about? Hope so!

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Chapter XI – The Sentence of Death

Tarzan’s exploration of the city of A-lur is bearing fruit. He has discovered the secret garden where the King’s daughter, O-lo-a, is hidden – along with her newest slave, Pan-at-lee. The evil high priest, Lu-don, however is also making discoveries about the strange creature who claims to be the son of their god.  He summons Ko-tan to the temple, leaving Tarzan to his own devices.

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Chapter X – The Forbidden Garden

Tarzan’s disguise as the son of Ja-Ben-Otho, god of the Ho-don, seems to be going well. The king, Ko-tan, is convinced – everyone seems taken in, except Lu-don, the high priest. Now in the temple of Ja-Ben-Otho, Tarzan is apalled to see the cells where are kept the poor souls marked as sacrifices to Ja-Ben-Otho. Tarzan demands that they be released forthwith!

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Chapter IX – Blood-Stained Altars

Tarzan has entered the city of A-lur. To explain his presence in the city of the Ho-don, he has concocted the tale that he, a tailless creature, is the son of Jad-ben-Otho – the tailless god of the Ho-don.  His subterfuge has succeeded so far, and he is being escorted to the throneroom of the King of the Pal-ul-don.

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