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Volume 757
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ERB C.H.A.S.E.R ENCYCLOPEDIA
ERB C.H.A.S.E.R.
A Collector's Hypertexted and Annotated Storehouse of Encyclopedic Resources
by an Exhausted Scholar
William G. Hillman
Presents
THE MUCKER
ERB began work on part 1 sometime between August and October, 1913 ~ Part 2 on January 24, 1916
J. Allen St. John: Mucker - 5 b/w interiors

PUBLISHING HISTORY (USA)

PULP
All-Story Cavalier Weekly: October 24, 31 & November 7, 14, 1914 ~ "The Mucker"
    P.J. Monahan front cover ~ no interiors
All-Story Weekly: June 17, 24 & July 1, 8, 15, 1916 ~ "The Return of the Mucker"
    P.J. Monahan front cover ~ no interiors ~ (working title: "Out There Somewhere" the title of a H.H. Knibbs poem
FIRST EDITION
Methuen (UK): October 6, 1921: Pt. 1 The Mucker
A.C. McClurg:  October 31, 1921 ~ 414 pages
    J. Allen St. John: DJ and five interiors
REPRINT EDITIONS
McClurg: 1922 reprint
Methuen (UK): January 26, 1922, March 1927, December 1928, August 1939
     The Man Without A Soul (The Return of the Mucker) ~ 209 pages
    Frank Leist: DJ ~ no interiors
Grosset & Dunlap: 1922
J. Allen St. John: DJ and four interior plates
Grosset & Dunlap: 1940 ~ No illustrations ~ 414 pages
Canaveral Press: November 14, 1963
    St. John DJ and five original interiors
Ballantine Books: January 1966 ~ U6039 ~ 320 pages
    Robert Abbett cover
Ace Books: June 1974 ~ (Part 1) The Mucker ~ 190 pages
    Frank Frazetta cover
Ace Books: June 1974 ~ (Part 2) Return of the Mucker ~ 212 pages
    Frank Frazetta cover
 
 
For detailed information see:Robert Zeuschner's
ERB: The Exhaustive Scholarís and Collectorís Descriptive Bibliography
Dial 1-800-253-2187 to order a copy from McFarland for $46.50

COVER GALLERY
PULP COVERS
All-Story Cavalier Weekly - October 24, 1914 - The Mucker 1/4All-Story Weekly - June 17, 1916 - The Return of the Mucker 1/5
J. ALLEN ST. JOHN ART


McClurg First Edition: Bruce Wood's ERB Jacket StoreG&D Jacket: Bruce Wood's Jacket Store
Byrne, escaping the furious cut of the parang, leaped to the savage Malay's neck.Horrified, the girl realized she was in the clutches of fierce warriors of a long-dead age.
The Mexican leaped into the arroyo, running for his life like a frightened jackrabbit.I'm hit, said Eddie, unemotionally, as Billy Byrne's revolver answered the shot from above.
COVER ART

Cover painting by J. Allen St. JohnRobert Abbett Ballantine cover artFrazetta Ace coverFrank Frazetta Ace edition cover artFrank Frazetta art for The Return of the Mucker

Promo adMethuen: Man Without A SoulOakdale Affair frontispiece by John Coleman BurroughsERBapa 36


References
Bill Hillman's Illustrated ERB Bibliography
ERB C.H.A.S.E.R. Online Encyclopedia
Hillman ERB Cosmos
Patrick Ewing's First Edition Determinors
John Coleman Burroughs Tribute
J. Allen St. John Bio, Gallery & Links
Edgar Rice Burroughs: LifeLine Biography
Bob Zeuschner's ERB Bibliography
J.G. Huckenpohler's ERB Checklist
Burroughs Bibliophiles Bulletin
ERB Illustrated Pulp Bibliography
Novel Summary by 
Galloway, Salen, Zeuschner, Adams
G. T. McWhorter's Burroughs Bulletin Index
Bruce Wood's ERB Jacket Store
Ed Stephan's Tarzan of the Internet
Nick Knowles' ERB Paperback Collector
Illustrated Bibliography of ERB Pulp Magazines
Phil Normand's Recoverings
ERBzin-e Weekly Online Fanzine
ERB Emporium: Collectibles ~ Comics ~ BLBs ~ Pulps ~ Cards
ERBVILLE: ERB Public Domain Stories in PDF
Irwin Porges: ERB: The Man Who Created Tarzan
Clark A. Brady's Burroughs Cyclopedia
Heins' Golden Anniversary Bibliography of Edgar Rice Burroughs
Bradford M. Day's Edgar Rice Burroughs: A Bibliography

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