Tarzan #2 [35 cent cover price variant]
(July 1977)

Marvel, 1977 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Archie Goodwin (consulting editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Tarzan (Marvel, 1977 series) #2 [30 cent cover].


Ape Battles Ape-Man -- To The Death! (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Jane Clayton; Tarzan; Terkoz

The Road to Opar! (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Achmet Zek (flashback); Albert Werper [poses as Jules Frecoult]; Esmeralda; Jane Clayton; Kala (flashback); Kerchak (flashback); Muviro; Nkima; Prof. Archimedes Porter (flashback); Tarzan; Tarzan's parents (flashback); Terkoz (flashback); William Clayton (flashback)
Synopsis:
The origin of Tarzan is told. Tarzan brings Werper to his house and reveals to Jane that their wealth is lost and he must return to Opar for more gold.

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of Edgar Rice Burroughs' "Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar" adaptation.

Tarzan's Jungle Drums (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema (illustrations)
Inks:
John Buscema (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Tarzan (illustration)

Indexer Notes

Roy Thomas answers hypothetical questions of readers.

Language of the Great Apes 1 (Table of Contents)

Language of the Great Apes / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
jungle

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee; ?
Letters:
typeset

Spider-Man and Madam Web! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Madam Web; Spider-Man

Indexer Notes

Comic strip ad for Hostess Twinkies from ITT Continental Baking Company.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Ape Battles Ape-Man -- To The Death!
    Tarzan
  2. 1. The Road to Opar!
    Tarzan
  3. 2. Tarzan's Jungle Drums
  4. 3. Language of the Great Apes 1
    Language of the Great Apes
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. Spider-Man and Madam Web!
    Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Max Capp