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Tarzan (1972 DC) comic books

  • Issue #207
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 207
    Published Apr 1972 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #0050778010

    48-page giant. First DC issue (formerly published by Dell/Gold Key). Great stories and excellent art including: Tarzan in "Origin of the Ape-Man, part 1" (script and art by Joe Kubert); John Carter of Mars in "Arrival!" (art by Murphy Anderson; adapted from the novel "A Princess of Mars"); "Tarzan's First Christmas" Tarzan text story with illustrations by Hal Foster (reprinted from a newspaper Sunday strip, December 27, 1931); and a one-page Burroughs biography by Marv Wolfman. Gray Morrow John Carter pin-up. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #208
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 208
    Published May 1972 by DC.
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    52-page giant; Tarzan origin continues in "A Son's Vengeance" (script and art by Joe Kubert); John Carter of Mars in "Prisoner of the Tharks" (art by Gray Morrow; adapted from the novel "A Princess of Mars"); "The Baby of the Apes" Tarzan text story with illustrations by Hal Foster (reprinted from a newspaper Sunday strip, January 24, 1932). Letters to the editor from authors Richard Lupoff and Philip Jose Farmer. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #209
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 209
    Published Jun 1972 by DC.
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    • Paper: White
    • Slab: Scuffing on front of case; Scuffing to inner well of case
    • Label #1202271010
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    Final 52-page giant; Tarzan origin continues in "A Mate for the Ape-Man" (script and art by Joe Kubert); John Carter of Mars in "The Tharks" (art by Murphy Anderson; adapted from the novel "A Princess of Mars"); "A Fight for Life" Tarzan text story with illustrations by Hal Foster (reprinted from a newspaper Sunday strip, January 10, 1932); two-page "Tarzan of the Movies" feature with photos of a few of the actors who have played the character on film--Gordon Griffith, Elmo Lincoln, Frank Merril, Johnny Weissmuller, and Buster Crabbe. Letters to the editor from comics artist Jim Steranko and Erb-Dom editor Camille Cazedessus Jr. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #210
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 210
    Published Jul 1972 by DC.
    • Oxidation.

    First 20-cent cover price. Cover by Joe Kubert. Book 4 Civilization Completion: Origin of the Ape-Man!, script and art by Joe Kubert; The French navy rescues the castaways; Tarzan rescues D'Arnot and Tarzan denies his birthright so that Jane can marry Clayton. Adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, Tarzan of the Apes. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #211
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 211
    Published Aug 1972 by DC.
    • Oxidation.
    • 2" Spine split from bottom. Cover detached.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Land of the Giants, script and art by Joe Kubert and Burne Hogarth, coloring by Tatjana Wood; Tarzan encounters a tribe of red-skinned giants who possess a potion that can make a man a super-powerful giant. Land of the Pygmies, script and art by Hal Foster; reprinted from United Features' Tarzan comic strip, 31 January 1932. Letter to the editor from comics artist Tom Yeates. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #212
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 212
    Published Sep 1972 by DC.
    • Water damage.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. The Captive!, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan is rescued from M'Bonga's people by Tantor the Elephant; adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's short story, "The Capture of Tarzan." Beyond the Farthest Star illustration by Dan Green. Drawing the Ape Man illustrations by Foster, Maxon, Hogarth, Crandall, Finlay, Lubbers, Krenkel, St. John, Arting, Celardo, Mannning, and Kubert. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #213
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 213
    Published Oct 1972 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Balu of the Great Apes, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan rescues Teeka's balu and the tribe from Sheeta; adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's short story, "The Fight For the Balu." Adventure On Poloda, script by Marv Wolfman, art by Dan Green; adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, Beyond the Farthest Star. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #214
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 214
    Published Nov 1972 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. The Nightmare!, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan has nightmares after eating rancid meat; adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's short story, "The Nightmare." The Naming of Tangor continuation of "Beyond the Farthest Star," script by Marv Wolfman, art by Dan Green; based on the novel by Burroughs. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #215
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 215
    Published Dec 1972 by DC.
    • 1 1/4" spine split from the bottom. Oxidation.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. The Mine, script and art by Joe Kubert and Hal Foster; Tarzan frees a group of slaves who have been forced to work in a dangerous mine; adapted from an Edgar Rice Burroughs novel. The Mermen continuation of "Beyond the Farthest Star," script by Marv Wolfman, art by Dan Green; based on the novel by Burroughs. Letter to the editor from artist Eric Kimball and publisher Jerry Sinkovec (Menomonee Falls Gazette). 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #216
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 216
    Published Jan 1973 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.
    • Oxidation.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. The Renegades, script by Joe Kubert, art by Frank Thorne and Joe Kubert; Tarzan prevents the looting of an ancient temple. Beyond the Farthest Star, art by Howard Chaykin; based on the novel by Burroughs. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #217
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 217
    Published Feb 1973 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. The Black Queen!, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan defeats a tyrannical queen. The Forest of Peril! continuation of "Beyond the Farthest Star," art by Murphy Anderson; based on the novel by Burroughs. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #218
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 218

    Cover by Joe Kubert. The Trophy, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan punishes a trophy hunter; featuring Darryl Hanson, Go-Numa, Sabor, Marla, Buto, Tantor,Tantor's balu, and Kan-Go. Princess of Doom! continuation of "Beyond the Farthest Star," based on the novel by Burroughs. Statement of ownership--average print run 427,143; 209,064. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #219
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 219
    Published Apr 1973 by DC.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Trial By Treachery, script and art by Joe Kubert; Rokoff attempts to involve Tarzan in a matter of honor with Count DeCoude; adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, The Return of Tarzan. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia. Tarzan Comes Alive text article (about Tarzan in the movies) by Allan Asherman, art by Joe Kubert; Photos of Johnny Weissmuller, Maureen O'Sullivan, Buster Crabbe, Lex Barker, and Gordon Scott. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #220
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 220
    Published Jun 1973 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Part 2: Fury In the Desert, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan undertakes a mission for French government intelligence and journeys to Algeria. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia, featuring the Bharal, the Hyrax, the Star-Nosed Mole and the Marmoset. Children of the Wild article by Allan Asherman. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #221
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 221
    Published Jul 1973 by DC.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Water damage. Oxidation.
    • Cover detached at one staple.
    • Water damage. Staple rust. Rust migration.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Part 3: Return To the Primitive, script and art by Joe Kubert; The machinations of Rokoff lead Tarzan to his jungle home and a shipwreck sends the Porter party there as well. Civilization Or Wilderness? text story, script and art by Hal Foster; reprinted from United Features's Tarzan newspaper strip 3 January 1934. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #222
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 222
    Published Aug 1973 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Part 4: The City of Gold, script and art by Joe Kubert; The Waziri lead Tarzan to Opar and the beast-men capture Jane; adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, The Return of Tarzan. Three-page article, "Lights, Camera, Action on Safari" by Allan Asherman about the 1930 movie "Trader Horn" with photos of director W.S. Van Dyke, actress Edwina Booth, and Frank Buck. Letter to the editor from comics writer Bob Rozakis. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #223
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 223
    Published Sep 1973 by DC.
    • Staple rust.
    • Staple rust.
    • Water damage.
    • 1/2" Cumulative spine split.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Conclusion: Part 5: The Pit of Doom, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan rescues Jane from Opar; William Clayton dies; adapted from Edgar Rice Burroughs's novel, The Return of Tarzan. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #224
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 224
    Published Oct 1973 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Death Is My Brother!, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan journeys to Opar and resuces La from Kla, the high priest. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia; the cicada and the owl. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia, the chimp and the elephant. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #225
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 225
    Published Nov 1973 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Moon Beast, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan is accused of murder by a tribal shaman who attempts to frame him. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia; salmon. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia; kangaroo. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #226
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 226
    Published Dec 1973 by DC.
    • Water damage. Staple rust. Rust migration.
    • Water damage.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Tarzan Walks Among Us!, script by Russ Manning and Carl Gafford, art by Russ Manning; Tarzan origin retold. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia, pencils by Sam Glanzman; info about wolves. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia; birds constitute the main check against the reproduction of insects. Brief obituary for Lex Barker (screen Tarzan). 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #227
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 227
    Published Jan 1974 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Ice Jungle, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan follows a young man to a snow-capped mountain on his manhood rite. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #228
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 228
    Published Feb 1974 by DC.
    • Staple rust with migration.
    • Water Damage.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. Trial By Blood!, script and art by Joe Kubert; Tarzan protects pygmy maidens from a dinosaur. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia about dinosaurs. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #229
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 229
    Published Mar 1974 by DC.

    Cover by Joe Kubert. The Game!, script and art by Joe Kubert; Zorina schemes to have Tarzan murder K'Tumba and make her queen. Tarzan's Animal Encyclopedia; chipmunk, bat, koala. 36 pgs., full color. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #230
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 230
    Published May 1974 by DC.

    DC 96-Page Super Spectacular. New stories: "Tarzan: (script and art by Joe Kubert) and Korak in "Leap Into Death" (script by Bob Kanigher, pencils by Kubert, inks by Russ Heath). Carson of Venus in "Into the Noobolian Valley" (script and art by Michael Kaluta with Phil Trumbo). Also in this issue: Tarzan in "The Slave Traders" (art by Russ Manning), Simba the Jungle Boy in "The Deadly Sting of Ana Conda" (script by George Kashdan, art by Jack Sparling), Congo Bill in "Mystery of the Stolen Bell," and "Meet Detective Chimp" (script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Frank Giacoia). Two-page essay, "How I Wrote the Tarzan Books" by Edgar Rice Burroughs (reprinted from the Washington Post, October 27, 1929). Three-page article, "Tarzan: Citizen of the World" by Allan Asherman. Statement of ownership--average print run 446,500; average paid circulation 208,113. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #231
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 231
    Published Jul 1974 by DC.

    96-page giant. New stories: "Tarzan and the Lion Man" (part 1) (script and art by Joe Kubert); Korak in "The Ancient Awakes!" (script by Bob Kanigher, art by Alex Nino). Reprints: Congo Bill in "Safaris For Sale," Tarzan in "The Deadly Dangers of Pal-Ul-Don" (art by Russ Manning), Simba the Jungle Boy in "My Enemy, the Jungle" (script by George Kashdan, art by Jack Sparling), and "The Return of Detective Chimp" (script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Frank Giacoia). One-page article, "Evolution Through an Ape-Man's Eyes" by Allan Asherman. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #232
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 232
    Published Sep 1974 by DC.

    96-page giant. New stories: "Tarzan and the Lion Man" (part 2) (script and art by Joe Kubert). Korak in "The Pit of Darkness" (script by Bob Kanigher, art by Alex Nino). Reprints: Congo Bill in "Thew Man Who Wanted to Die a Hero" (art by John Smalle), "Tarzan and the Monkey Men" (art by Russ Manning), Detective Chimp in "The Case of the Runaway Ostrich" (script by John Broome, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Sy Barry), and Rex the Wonder Dog in "African Man Hunt!" (script by Kanigher, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Barry). One-page art of Tarzan feature with illustrations by Nino, Nestor Redondo, and Alfredo Alcala. Full-page photo of Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan from "Tarzan of the Apes" (1932). Two-page article, :Manimals" by Allan Asherman. Kubert cover. Cover price $6.60.

  • Issue #233
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 233
    Published Nov 1974 by DC.
    • Water damage.

    100-page giant. New stories: "Tarzan and the Lion Man" (part 3) (script and art by Joe Kubert) and Korak in "The Star of Death" (script by Bob Kanigher, art by Alex Nino). Reprints: Tarzan in "The Land That Time Forgot" (art by Russ Manning); "I Tracked the Beast of Montrouge Forest" (art by Leonard Starr), Rex the Wonder Dog in "The Secret of the Golden Crocodile" (script by Bob Haney, pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Bernard Sachs), Detective Chimp in "Detective Bobo, Chimp-knapped," and Congo Bill in "School for Hunters!" (art by John Smalle). Photo of Johnny Weissmuller from "Tarzan of the Apes" (1932). Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #234
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 234
    Published Jan 1975 by DC.
    • .5" Spine split from bottom.
    • 0.5" spine split from bottom.

    100-page giant. New Stories: "Tarzan and the Lion Man" (part 4) (script and art by Joe Kubert). Korak in "White Death" (script by Bob Kanigher, art by Alex Nino). Reprints: Detective Chimp in "A Whistle for Bobo" (script by John Broome, art by Carmine Infantino), Congo Bill in "The Man-Eater of Mandalao" (art by John Smalle); "I Was a Jungle Ringmaster" (art by John Prentice); Tarzan in "Thunder Lizard" (art by Russ Manning); "I Was a Prisoner in a Human Zoo" (art by Ruben Moreira). Photo of Johnny Weissmuller and Maureen O'Sullivan from "Tarzan Finds a Son" (1939). Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #235
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 235
    Published Mar 1975 by DC.

    100-page giant. New story: Tarzan in "The Magic Herb" (script and art by Joe Kubert). Reprints: Congo Bill in "The Mail-Order Hunter" (art by John Smalle); Detective Chimp in "Bobo's New York Adventure" (script by John Broome, art by Carmine Infantino); "I Shoot With a Camera"; and Tarzan in "The Mahagga" (art by Russ Manning). Johnny Weissmuller publicity photo as Tarzan from 1932. One-page article, "Maureen O'Sullivan: The Most Famous Jane of All" by Allan Asherman. Kubert cover. Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #236
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 236
    Published Apr 1975 by DC.
  • Issue #237
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 237
    Published May 1975 by DC.
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    Cover art by Joe Kubert. The Stone Sphinx, script by Russ Manning, art by Russ Manning and Joe Kubert. Tarzan battles the Stone Sphinx. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #238
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 238
    Published Jun 1975 by DC.

    64-page giant; Russ Manning reprint Cover price $0.60.

  • Issue #239
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 239
    Published Jul 1975 by DC.
  • Issue #240
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 240
    Published Aug 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Joe Kubert. Tarzan and the Castaways: Part 1: Caged Prisoner, script by Joe Kubert, pencils by Joe Kubert (layouts) and Franc Reyes (finished art), inks by Franc Reyes; Tarzan battles lions in this adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and the Castaways. Fantastic Creatures of Edgar Rice Burroughs filler page, art by Neal MacDonald. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #241
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 241
    Published Sep 1975 by DC.
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    Cover art by Joe Kubert. Lost Island (Ch. 2), script by Joe Kubert, pencils by Joe Kubert (layouts) and Franc Reyes (finished art), inks by Franc Reyes; Tarzan gets captured in on the Lost Island in this adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and the Castaways. Fantastic Creatures of Edgar Rice Burroughs filler page, art by Neal MacDonald. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #242
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 242
    Published Oct 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Joe Kubert. Mayan Sacrifice (Ch. 3), script by Joe Kubert, pencils by Joe Kubert (layouts) and Franc Reyes (finished art), inks by Franc Reyes; a woman is set to be sacrificed in this adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and the Castaways. Fantastic Creatures of Edgar Rice Burroughs filler page, art by Neal MacDonald. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #243
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 243
    Published Nov 1975 by DC.

    Cover art by Joe Kubert. Temple of the Virgins (Ch. 4), script by Joe Kubert, pencils by Joe Kubert (layouts) and Rudy Florese (finished art), inks by Rudy Florese; Tarzan faces sharks in this adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and the Castaways. 36 pgs. $0.30. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #244
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 244
    Published Dec 1975 by DC.
  • Issue #245
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 245
    Published Jan 1976 by DC.
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  • Issue #246
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 246
    Published Feb 1976 by DC.
  • Issue #247
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 247
    Published Mar 1976 by DC.
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  • Issue #248
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 248
    Published Apr 1976 by DC.

    Cover art by Joe Kubert. Tarzan and the Champion (Ch. 1), script by Joe Kubert, pencils by Joe Kubert (layouts) and Rudy Florese (finished art), inks by Rudy Florese; Tarzan battles a bull in this adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and the Champion. 36 pgs. $0.30. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #249
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 249
    Published May 1976 by DC.

    Cover art by Joe Kubert. Tarzan and the Champion (Ch. 2) script by Joe Kubert, pencils by Joe Kubert (layouts) and Rudy Florese (finished art), inks by Rudy Florese; Tarzan battles a mighty ape in this adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan and the Champion. 36 pgs. $0.30. Cover price $0.30.

  • Issue #250
    Tarzan (1972 DC) 250
    Published Jun 1976 by DC.
    • Staple rust/migration.

    Cover pencils by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez, inks by Ricardo Villagran. Tarzan the Untamed (Ch. 1), script by Gerry Conway, pencils by Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez, inks by Redondo Studio; Tarzan encounters a lion attacking a woman in this adaptation of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Tarzan the Untamed. 36 pgs. $0.30. Cover price $0.30.