Tarzan #1 [30 cent cover]
(June 1977)

Marvel, 1977 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1977-03-22
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[At Last! The World's Greatest Adventure Hero -- Presented In The Thrilling Marvel Style!] (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

Indexer Notes

The cover art reinterprets a cover of The All-Story Magazine (October 1912) by Clinton Pettee, Tarzan's first appearance.

Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
Marie Severin [as Marie Sev]
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Albert Werper [poses as Jules Frecoult]; the Natua; Tarzan; Ali
Synopsis:
Tarzan saves Jules Frecoult from a lion and from Natua tribesmen.

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of Edgar Rice Burroughs' "Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar" adaptation.

Tarzan's Jungle Drums (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Roy Thomas on his satisfaction in being able to write one of his favorite characters.

Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Man Who Created Tarzan (Table of Contents)

Edgar Rice Burroughs / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
? (portrait)
Inks:
? (portrait)
Colors:
? (portrait)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Edgar Rice Burroughs (portrait)
Synopsis:
Roy Thomas on the life of Edgar Rice Burroughs.

Tarzan Lord of the Jungle (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Buscema (signed)
Inks:
John Buscema (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; ?
Letters:
typeset

Captain America and the Sore Sir's Apprentices (Table of Contents)

Captain America; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank Giacoia?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America; Sore Sir's apprentices

Indexer Notes

Comic strip ad for Hostess Cup Cakes from Continental Baking Company.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [At Last! The World's Greatest Adventure Hero -- Presented In The Thrilling Marvel Style!]
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar
    Tarzan
  3. 2. Tarzan's Jungle Drums
  4. 3. Edgar Rice Burroughs: The Man Who Created Tarzan
    Edgar Rice Burroughs
  5. 4. Tarzan Lord of the Jungle
    Tarzan
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  7. 6. Captain America and the Sore Sir's Apprentices
    Captain America; Hostess
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