Books The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books  

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List of the best Edgar Rice Burroughs books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Edgar Rice Burroughs is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Edgar Rice Burroughs who want to know which novels they should start reading first. Burroughs is the creator of perhaps the most memorable character of all time, Tarzan. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.The list you're viewing is made up of books like Tarzan of the Apes and A Princess of Mars. What are Edgar Rice Burroughs's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.

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A Princess of Mars is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
A Princess of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan of the Apes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan of the Apes Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Warlord of Mars is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Warlord of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Gods of Mars is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Gods of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Return of Tarzan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Return of Tarzan Edgar Rice Burroughs

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At the Earth's Core is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
At the Earth's Core Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Land That Time Forgot is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Land That Time Forgot Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Out of Time's Abyss is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Out of Time's Abyss Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Pellucidar is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Pellucidar Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Chessmen of Mars is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Chessmen of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Llana of Gathol is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Llana of Gathol Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Moon Maid is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Moon Maid Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Thuvia, Maid of Mars is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Thuvia, Maid of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Outlaw of Torn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Outlaw of Torn Edgar Rice Burroughs

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John Carter of Mars is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
John Carter of Mars John Coleman Burroughs, Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Master Mind of Mars is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Master Mind of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan the Untamed is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan the Untamed Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Lost on Venus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Lost on Venus Edgar Rice Burroughs

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A Fighting Man of Mars is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
A Fighting Man of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Beasts of Tarzan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Beasts of Tarzan Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Synthetic Men of Mars is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Synthetic Men of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Mucker is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Mucker Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Mad King is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Mad King Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Carson of Venus is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Carson of Venus Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan at the Earth's Core is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan at the Earth's Core Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Eternal Lover is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Eternal Lover Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Swords of Mars is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Swords of Mars Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Beyond Thirty is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Beyond Thirty Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tanar of Pellucidar is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tanar of Pellucidar Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Pirates of Venus is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Pirates of Venus Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Back to the Stone Age is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Back to the Stone Age Edgar Rice Burroughs

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5 1
The Bandit of Hell's Bend is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Bandit of Hell's Bend Edgar Rice Burroughs

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5 1
The Son of Tarzan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Son of Tarzan Edgar Rice Burroughs

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5 1
Tarzan and the Ant Men is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan and the Ant Men Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The People That Time Forgot is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The People That Time Forgot Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Jungle Tales of Tarzan is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Jungle Tales of Tarzan Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Man-Eater is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Man-Eater Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Lad and the Lion is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Lad and the Lion Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Monster Men is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Monster Men Edgar Rice Burroughs

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I Am a Barbarian is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
I Am a Barbarian Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan and the City of Gold is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan and the City of Gold Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Jungle Girl is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Jungle Girl Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Beyond the Farthest Star is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Beyond the Farthest Star Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Return of the Mucker is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Return of the Mucker Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan and the Castaways is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan and the Castaways Edgar Rice Burroughs

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The Oakdale Affair is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
The Oakdale Affair Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan and the Foreign Legion is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan and the Foreign Legion Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Tarzan and the Madman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Edgar Rice Burroughs Books
Tarzan and the Madman Edgar Rice Burroughs