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A Princess of Mars (Illustrated Classics): A Graphic Novel (Illustrated Classics)
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Action-packed, adventure-filled, and featuring an unforgettable alien landscape, A Princess of Mars is tailor-made for the graphic novel format. Edgar Rice Burroughs's futuristic story, first serialized a century ago, influenced generations of science fiction writers. When Earth-born Captain John Carter is transported to Mars, he quickly rises to become a powerful chieftain- and finds himself caught in the middle of a deadly war raging accross the planetand#8230;and a dangerous romance with a divine princess.
About the Author
EDGAR RICE BURROUGHS (1875-1950) was one of the 20th century's most popular and prolific writers of science fiction and fantasy adventure tales, publishing nearly 70 novels and numerous short stories during his career. Well-known for his eleven-book John Carter of Mars series, Burroughs also wrote 23 novels in the internationally successful Tarzan series.
I. N. J. CULBARD's work has been published in Dark Horse Comics' New Recruits anthology, as well as Dark Horse Presents, Judge Dredd Magazine, and 2000 AD. Culbard is an acclaimed animation director and previously collaborated with Ian Edginton on several graphic novel adaptations.
IAN EDGINTON has worked for Lucasfilm, Paramount Pictures, and 20th Century Fox adapting the Star Wars, Star Trek, Alien, Predator, and Terminator properties, and with the H.G. Wells estate to adapt War of the Worlds for Dark Horse. His graphic novel Scarlet Traces: The Great Game was nominated for Best Limited Series and Best Writer at the prestigious Eisner Awards.
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