Edgar Rice Burroughs, born in 1875. After reading Darwin's book Descent of Man, and he was fascinated by the idea that human beings were related to apes. It was the inspiration behind his only famous novel "Tarzan of the Apes," Read Tarzan of the Apes
Read the opening extract of the brand new Susan Lanigan book before its publication on 01/09/2014
Gordon Bowker - Author
Gordon Bowker is the acclaimed author of a biography of Malcolm Lowry (author of UNDER THE VOLCANO), entitled PURSUED BY FURIES and an excellent biography of George Orwell. He lives in Notting Hill, London.
Featured Books, with extracts, by Gordon Bowker
James Joyce : A Biography Gordon Bowker
Inspiring, learned and readable this is the long-awaited, comprehensive biography of the great Irish author James Joyce, who died 70 years ago and who wrote the outstanding novels Ulysses and Finnegans Wake. Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2012