Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875-1950) was an American novelist of adventure, fantasy, science fiction, western and romance novels. He is best known for his Tarzan and John Carter of Mars characters. Burroughs began writing fiction when he thought he could at least write as good as the pulp fiction magazine writers at the time.

Edgar Rice Burroughs’ first novel was Tarzan of the Apes, published in 1912. Below is a list of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ books in order of when they were originally published (as well as in chronological order):

Publication Order of Tarzan Books


Tarzan of the Apes(1912) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Return of Tarzan(1913) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Beasts of Tarzan(1914) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Son of Tarzan(1914) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar(1916) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Jungle Tales of Tarzan(1919) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan the Untamed(1920) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan the Terrible(1921) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Golden Lion(1922) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Ant Men(1924) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle(1927) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Lost Empire(1928) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan at the Earth's Core(1929) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan the Invincible(1930) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan Triumphant(1931) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the City of Gold(1932) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Lion Man(1933) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Leopard Men(1935) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan's Quest(1935) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Forbidden City(1938) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan the Magnificent(1939) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Foreign Legion(1947) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Madman(1964) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan and the Castaways(1965) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of John Carter Of Mars Books


A Princess of Mars(1917) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Gods of Mars(1918) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Warlord of Mars(1919) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Thuvia, Maid of Mars(1920) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Chessmen of Mars(1922) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Master Mind of Mars(1927) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Fighting Man of Mars(1930) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Swords of Mars(1934) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Synthetic Men of Mars(1938) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
John Carter of Mars(1941) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Llana of Gathol(1948) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of John Carter Of Mars Books

Chronologically, Llana of Gathol comes before John Carter of Mars.

Publication Order of Mucker Books


The Oakdale Affair(1917) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mucker(1921) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Return of the Mucker(1921) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Mucker Books


The Mucker(1921) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Return of the Mucker(1921) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Oakdale Affair(1917) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Caspak Trilogy Books


The Land That Time Forgot(1924) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The People That Time Forgot(1918) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Out of Time's Abyss(1918) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Pellucidar Books


At the Earth's Core(1922) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pellucidar(1923) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tanar of Pellucidar(1929) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tarzan at the Earth's Core(1930) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Back to the Stone Age(1937) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Savage Pellucidar(1941) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Land of Terror(1944) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Pellucidar Books

When reading this series in chronological order, switch Savage Pellucidar and Land of Terror around.

Publication Order of Moon Books


The Moon Maid(1923) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Venus Books


Lost on Venus(1933) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pirates of Venus(1934) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Carson of Venus(1937) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Escape on Venus(1946) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Wizard of Venus(1970) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Chronological Order of Venus Books

Pirates of Venus comes before Lost on Venus in chronological order.

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


Beyond Thirty(1915) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Girl From Farris's(1916) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Efficiency Expert(1921) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Girl From Hollywood(1922) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Marcia of the Doorstep(1924) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Cave Girl(1925) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Eternal Lover(1925) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Bandit of Hell's Bend(1926) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mad King(1926) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Outlaw of Torn(1927) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The War Chief(1927) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Monster Men(1929) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Land of Hidden Men(1932) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Apache Devil(1933) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Rider(1937) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lad and the Lion(1938) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Deputy Sheriff of Commanche County(1940) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Beyond the Farthest Star(1941) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Man Eater(1955) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
I Am a Barbarian(1967) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Pirate Blood(1970) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections


Tales of Three Planets(1964) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Plays


You Lucky Girl(1999) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


Brother Men(2005) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: A Princess of Mars was also published as Under the Moons of Mars. The Return of the Mucker is also titled The Man Without a Soul. Beyond Thirty is also known as The Lost Continent. The Eternal Lover was also published under the title The Eternal Savage. The Land of the Hidden Men is also titled Jungle Girl. Jungle Tales of Tarzan is also known as Tarzan’s Jungle Tales. Pirate Blood was written under the pseudonym of John Tyler McCulloch.

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