Lost! Space adventurer Carson Napier made a grievous miscalculation and became stranded on dangerous, mist-shrouded Venus. But Napier refused to quit. He won the love of the beautiful Duare, princess of Vepaja, became a pirate, fought villains, then lost his beloved to the evil Thorist kidnappers. Napier's adventures on Venus continue in this pulse-pounding sequel to Pirates of Venus. Here the intrepid and wry explorer takes on a savage world in order to rescue the princess from her sworn enemies. Napier’s epic quest for Duare takes him through the streets of the City of the Dead, into the terrifying Room of the Seven Doors, and face to face with fantastic and perilous creatures. Featuring what may be Burroughs’s most realistic hero, Lost on Venus brims with the action, suspense, and wit unique to the Master of Adventure. This edition features an introduction by celebrated writer Kevin J. Anderson and the original illustrations by J. Allen St. John.
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From ERBville Press: Following the cliffhanging ending to Pirates of Venus, the author brings Carson Napier's exciting adventures on the cloud-wrapped planet of Venus to a fine climax. A novel of mystery, danger, romance, horror, and fantasy--from the fateful Room of the Seven Doors through dozens of perilous adventures to the City of the Living Dead!About the Author:
Edgar Rice Burroughs was born in Chicago, Illinois in 1875. After serving a short time in the 7th U.S. Cavalry, Burroughs was a shopkeeper, gold miner, cowboy, and policeman before becoming a full-time writer. His first novel, Tarzan of the Apes, was published in 1914, and along with its 22 sequels has sold over 30 million copies in 58 languages. Author of numerous other jungle and science fiction novels and novellas, including The Land That Time Forgot, Burroughs had a writing career that spanned almost 30 years, with his last novel, The Land of Terror, being published in 1941. He died in 1950 at his ranch near Tarzana, the California town named for his legendary hero.
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Book Description Del Rey, 1991. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0345370090
Book Description Del Rey, 1991. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110345370090
Book Description Del Rey. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0345370090 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0161195