ERB Firsts Title
ERB Firsts - First edition books by Edgar Rice Burroughs
MARS (1-6) MARS (7-11) PELLUCIDAR (1-6) VENUS (1-5)
1 A Princess of Mars 7 A Fighting Man of Mars 1 At the Earths Core 1 Pirates of Venus
2 The Gods of Mars 8 Swords of Mars 2 Pellucidar 2 Lost on Venus
3 The Warlord of Mars 9 Synthetic Men of Mars 3 Tanar of Pellucidar 3 Carson of Venus
4 Thuvia, Maid of Mars 10 Llana of Gathol 4 Back to the Stone Age 4 Escape from Venus
5 The Chessmen of Mars 11 John Carter of Mars 5 Land of Terror 5 Tales of Three Planets
6 The Master Mind of Mars 6 Savage Pellucidar

Lost on Venus
FIRST EDITION IDENTIFIERS:

This book was first published on Feb. 15, 1935 by Burroughs, Inc. exactly one year after publishing "Pirates of Venus". It states "First Edition" on the copyright page. The book is bound in pebbled blue cloth and has red lettering on the cover and spine. J. Allen St. John illustrated the dust jacket and 5 interior drawings.

Burroughs, Inc. reprinted this book again in 1940 and 1948. The 1940 book cover is red and has blue lettering. This 1948 printing has tan covers with dark red lettering.

The front cover illustration of the first edition dust jacket is outlined in gold, and, is the exact same dust jacket used on the 1940 red cover book. The 1948 dust jacket has the front cover illustration outlined in black.


Last Auction Sale
12/13/2005
Average Time Between Sales
26.8 days
Total Books Sold
41
Last Updated:  1/1/2006
Low Price
Modal Price
Average Price
High Price
Average Condition
Total Sold
Book without Dust Jacket
$5
$49
$62.74
$205
Good+
34
Book with Dust Jacket
$69
$225
$247
$575
VG, VG (DJ)
7
NOTES: Auction sales tracking began on Jan. 1st, 2003.