Windy City Pulp Stories No.12 by Tom Roberts (editor)


The 100th anniversary of John Carter of Mars, Tarzan of the Apes and the worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs

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Celebrating the 100th anniversary of John Carter of Mars, Tarzan of the Apes and the worlds of Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Includes four newly discovered articles by Edgar Rice Burroughs!

A must have collectible for anyone who appreciates the pulp magazine era and its history!



  • “Entertainment is Fiction’s Purpose,” by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • “The Tarzan Theme,” by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • “Romance Isn’t Dead,” (ERB interview, 1938) by Oliver Poole
  • “Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc.” by Dolph Sharp
  • “Meet the Authors: Edgar Rice Burroughs” (1941)
  • “A Martian Glossary,” by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • “Tarzan the Mighty,” by Ed Hulse
  • “Tarzan, Lord of the Radio Jungle,” by Anthony Tollin
  • Tarzan at MGM
  • “Barsoom and Myself,” by Leigh Bracket
  • Selected Verse by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Selected ERB Book Reviews
  • Obituary for Edgar Rice Burroughs

Letters to ERB

  • A selection of letters from Thomas Metcalf, editor of All-Story, to ERB

Newly Discovered Writings

  • “Will Go Gypsying All Summer,” by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • “Man or Tumblebug,” by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • “Arms and the Woman” by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • “Go To Pershing,” by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Special Fiction Section

  • New Stories of Tarzan by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Art Focus

  • “J. Allen St John: A Short Biography,” by Robert Weinberg
  • “An Interview With Artist Greg Hildebrandt,” by Tom Roberts
  • “A Brief Look at Roy Krenkel and His ERB Illustrations,” by Doug Ellis
  • “Syndicated Edgar Rice Burroughs Newspaper Art,” by Tom Roberts

Award Recognition

  • 2011 Munsey Award Winner Anthony Tollin

Film Focus

  • “From Pulp to the Silver Screen, 2012,” by Ed Hulse

First book publication

Trade paperback / 146 pages

Cover art by Stockton Mulford.


A Five Star review on Amazon.

Additional information

Weight 9.8 oz
Dimensions 9 × 6 × 1 in