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science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories North Carolina 2000 McDowell, Ian. "Sunflowers " in Vanishing Acts (Ellen Datlow, ed.) New York: Tor (2000); pg. 101. Pg. 101: "'You're the one whose website has that hilarious rant about vampire novels and the trendigoths who buy them.' "; Pg. 102: "'The name's the reason I allowed them to doll me up like this,' said Kelly with a laugh. 'The publisher really wanted me to call myself something like Raven Bloodfire, or just about anything other than Kelly Gooch, and only let me keep the name if I agreed to a 'sexy' photo shoot, saying they were going to make me the next Poppy Z. Brite....

'Anyway, don't sweat what you said about vampire novels. I only thought I never wanted to read another one until I actually wrote one of the damned things; then I knew I didn't.' "; Pg. 107: "maybe you should have listened more politely when he said that your next book should be A New Orleans Vampire in King Arthur's Court. "

science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Ontario: Toronto 1991 Huff, Tanya. Blood Price. New York: DAW Books (1991); pg. 67. Pg. 67: "...encyclopedia set... she'd bought at the grocery store for five dollars... didn't have a lot to say about vampires.

'Legendary creatures, uh huh, central Europe, Vlad the Impaler, Bram Stoker. . . .' Vicki pushed her glasses up her nose and tried the remember the characteristics of Stoker's Dracula. She'd seen the play years ago and thought she might have read the book in high school--only a lifetime or two back.'

'He was stronger, faster, his senses more acute. . . .' She flicked the points off on her fingertips. 'He slept all day, came out at night, and he hung around a guy who ate flies. And spiders.' " [more];

Pg. 160: "'One of the local stations is showing Dracula tonight.' "

science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Ontario: Toronto 1993 Huff, Tanya. Blood Lines. New York: DAW Books (1993); pg. 149. "He draped the cloak over his arm and peered at her in the classic Hammer Films Dracula pose. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Pennterra 2233 Moffett, Judith. Pennterra. New York: Congdon & Weed, Inc. (1987); pg. 174. "The rest of us sat around trying to draw up a list of classical tales that still have power to move us... We thought of Old Testament stories, Greek plays, Shakespeare's tragedies, fairy tales, legends of monsters (Grendel, Dracula)... "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Romania 1989 Simmons, Dan. Children of the Night. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons (1992) [Book jacket] "Just when the research promises an astounding breakthrough, terror reaches a cold hand from the dark forests of Transylvania to change Kate's life forever. Pursued by mysterious superhuman thugs, she and her friend Father O'Rouke embark on an incredible odyssey that will bring them face to face with the historical Vlad Dracula. " [Many refs., not in DB.]
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Romania 1989 Simmons, Dan. Children of the Night. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons (1992); pg. 17. "'Who the hell is Vlad Tepes? Someone who died in the fighting?'

The cabin was so dark that I could barely make out Berry's face inches from my own. 'Dracula,' I said to the AT&T executive... 'Vlad the Impaler' " [Many other refs. throughout novel, not in DB.]

science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Solar System 2100 Dick, Philip K. The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch. New York: Random House (1991; c. 1964); pg. 121. "'Take it easy. I'm trying to make the best of a bad situation and you'd better, too. Both of us acted too hastily, me in firing you, you in giving yourself up to your Dracula-type selective service board...' "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Solar System 3001 Clarke, Arthur C. 3001: The Final Odyssey. New York: Ballantine (1997); pg. 70. "...Poole realized that he must look much more like a bat than a bird. However, his 'Move over, Dracula!' was completely wasted on his instructor, who was apparently unacquainted with vampires. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Transylvania 2050 Bova, Ben. "Acts of God " in Sam Gunn Forever. New York: Avon (1998; c. 1995); pg. 22. "...and the readout spelled RUMANIA. Another touch of the stud: TRANSYLVANI... 'Welcome,' said Sam, in a Hollywood vampire accent, 'to Castle Dracula.' "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories United Kingdom: England 1972 Blish, James & Judith Ann Lawrence. "Getting Along " in Again, Dangerous Visions (Harlan Ellison, ed.) Garden City, NY: Doubleday (1972); pg. 555. [The story "Getting Along " is comprised of letters which parody the writing of famous genre writers. The writers parodied are not identified in the body of the story, but are identified on page 555 in the introduction:

1. John Cleland
2. Bram Stoker
3. Mary Shelley
4. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
5. John Colier/Lord Dunsany
6. A. Merritt
7. H. G. Wells
8. Victor Appleton
9. H. P. Lovecraft. "

science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories United Kingdom: London 1989 Campbell, Ramsey. Ancient Images. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons (1989); pg. 42. Pg. 42: "'According to Graham, Karloff plays an aristocrat who owns some kind of haunted land, and Lugosi comes to England after his brother-in-law has been killed on the land. Usually it's the monster which is foreign, some kind of invader--think of Dracula. Spence may have stirred up some hostility by making the monster English, especially just before the war.' "; Pg. 94: "'...Lugosi complains that in the sequel to Dracula his part was played by a wax dummy...' "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories United Kingdom: London 1989 Campbell, Ramsey. Ancient Images. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons (1989); pg. 114. Pg. 114: "She checked in and went onto the pier, where the pavilion was advertising Valentine the Vampire: a Show for All the Family. "; Pg. 119: "'Children in the audience began to murmur and stir. 'It's all right, they're friendly vampires,' a mother behind Sandy whispered. 'The little boy saves everyone when there's a flood at the end. He turns into a bat and flies to get help' " [More.]
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories United Kingdom: London 1989 Campbell, Ramsey. Ancient Images. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons (1989); pg. 157. Pg. 157: "His partner has played both Jesus Christ and the vampire Dracula. "; Pg. 236: "...who was playing Doctor Seward in the new stage musical of Dracula. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories United Kingdom: London 1995 Ryman, Geoff. 253. New York: St. Martin's Press (1998); pg. 10. "Like Antonio Banderas in Interview with the Vampire, down to the long black hair. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories United Kingdom: London 1995 Ryman, Geoff. 253. New York: St. Martin's Press (1998); pg. 242. "Tiny dangling earrings with a Dracula-eyed glint of light in each. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories USA 1973 Watson, Ian. The Embedding. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons (1973); pg. 82. "...a Vampire movie screened in the wee hours... "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories USA 1987 Carroll, L. E. "The Very Last Party at #13 Mallory Way " in Writers of the Future: Volume III (Algis Budrys, ed.). Los Angeles: Bridge Publications (1987); pg. 116-117. "One morning she declared, 'I think I'm getting somewhere. The trail leads to Snagov. Name ring a bell?'

'Hmmm,' I thought aloud. 'Snag-off. Is he a P.I.?'

'Oh, Sharon, be real!' she snapped. 'No, Snagov is a town, in Transylvania.'

'Transylv--' The name suddenly clicked. 'Transylvania? Vampires! Vampires!' I spoke warily, pronouncing the word more in breathiness than voice, lest the dreaded objects materialize somehow.

'Well, sort of. That's the town where the church is where Vlad Dracul is buried. He was the model for the Dracula stories.' "

science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories USA 1990 De Haven, Tom. Walker of Worlds. New York: Doubleday (1990); pg. 47. Pg. 47: "To Jere Lee, he looked like a vampire. Years ago, she'd seen an old silent movie on public television, a German movie. A German Dracula movie called Nosferatu. This limping guy in the cassock looked just like that Dracula, except his eyes weren't pointy. "; Pg. 67: "The bald man with the cold hands. Who looked so much like that German-movie Dracula. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories USA 1991 McCammon, Robert R. Boy's Life. New York: Pocket Books (1992; c. 1991); pg. 176. "Staring down at me were Lon Chaney's Phantom of the Opera, Bela Lugosi's Dracula, Boris Karloff's Frankenstein and Mummy. My bed was surrounded by moody black and white scenes from Metropolis, London after Midnight, Freaks, The Black Cat, and The House on Haunted Hill. My closet door was a collage of beasts: Ray Harryhausen's Ymir battling an elephant, the monster spider stalking the Incredible Shrinking Man, Gorgo wading across the Thames, the scar-faced Colossal Man, the leathery Creature from Black Lagoon, and Rodan in full light. I had a special place above my desk--a place of honor, if you will--for Vincent Price's suave, white-haired Roderick Usher and Christopher Lee's lean and thirsty Dracula. " [Also pg. 333.]
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories USA 1992 Simmons, Dan. "Sleeping with Teeth Women " in Lovedeath. New York: Warner Books (1993); pg. 83. "It reminded me of Bela Lugosi speaking English by rote in the old Dracula movies. Only Lugosi was supposed to be a foreigner... "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories USA 1993 DeChance, John. MagicNet. New York: William Morrow and Co. (1993); pg. 183. "At first it appeared to be a mass of dark clouds; then it transmuted into a fortress, vast and drear.

'Dracula's castle,' I said. "

science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories Washington, D.C. 1985 Bishop, Michael. No Enemy But Time. New York: Timescape (1982); pg. 282. "This Christmas the most prominently displayed paperbacks in the open storefront were a series of photo-novels devoted to the exploits of Count Stanislaw Stodt, a vampire in the employ of the CIA. A boxed set of five of these adventures as being touted as this year's most popular stocking stuffer. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1887 Anthony, Piers. God of Tarot. New York: Berkley (1982; c. 1977); pg. 163. "The Golden Dawn... Many leading figures of the day were members, such as Bram Stoker (the author of the novel Dracula)... "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1941 Turtledove, Harry. Worldwar: Tilting the Balance. New York: Del Rey (1995); pg. 47. "...a big hunkie named Bela Szabo who was universally called Dracula, had drawn three cards and raised big when it was his turn to bet " [also pg. 281-282, 452]
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1942 Turtledove, Harry. Worldwar: Upsetting the Balance. New York: Del Rey (1996); pg. 65. "'You got that one right, Dracula,' Daniels answered the BAR man. Szabo's nickname was used as universally as his own; nobody ever called him Pete, the handle he'd been born with. The cigarettes were also courtesy of Dracula, the most inspired scrounger Mutt had ever known. " [Other refs. to this character, 'Dracula Szabo', not in DB., e.g. pg. 67, 137-139.]
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1976 Matheson, Richard. What Dreams May Come. New York: Tor (1998; c. 1978); pg. 75. "I noticed, then, there was no mirror in the room and realized that I had not seen a mirror in the entire house. Shades of Dracula, I thought, amused again. Vampires here? I had to chuckle again. How did one locate the separating line between imagination and reality? "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1982 Straub, Peter. Koko. New York: E. P. Dutton (1988); pg. 92. [Extended passage about a woman encouraging vampire-like play during sex, and a seeing her as Dracula.] "Pumo struggled to get up, but Dracula struck him again... Just before the twentieth blow to his temples, Pumo's eyes cleared and he saw Dracula peering impersonally down at him, but her mouth pursed and her lipstick smeared. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1982 Straub, Peter. Koko. New York: E. P. Dutton (1988); pg. 121. "'And if little Dracula comes back for your body, I'll turn her into . . .' " [More, pg. 121-124.]
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1982 Straub, Peter. Koko. New York: E. P. Dutton (1988); pg. 176. "...red-eyed Conor Linklater who reminded Michael of Dwight Frye in Dracula. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1993 Anthony, Patricia. "Born to Be Wild " in Eating Memories. Woburn, MA: First Books; Baltimore, MD: Old Earth Books (1997; c. 1993); pg. 245. "'...We'd make popcorn and pecan fudge and watch old Dracula movies? You remember that?...' "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1998 Disch, Thomas M. The Dreams Our Stuff Is Made Of: How Science Fiction Conquered the World. New York: Simon & Schuster (2000; c. 1998); pg. 34. "[Frankenstein's monster] is Dracula without the glamour... " [Also pg. 81.]
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 1998 Disch, Thomas M. The Dreams Our Stuff Is Made Of: How Science Fiction Conquered the World. New York: Simon & Schuster (2000; c. 1998); pg. 190. "In the marketing of pop culture, there is little distance between monsters of supernatural horror and monsters from outer space: Dracula, King Kong, the Creature from the Black Lagoon... "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 2005 Bear, Greg. Eon. New York: Bluejay (1985); pg. 56. "'Perfect for fans of old horror movies,' Patricia said. 'can't you just see Castle Dracula here?' "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 2005 Bradbury, Ray. The Martian Chronicles. New York: Bantam (2000; c. 1958); pg. 107. "'You know the law. Strict to the letter. No books, no houses, nothing to be produced which in any way suggests ghosts, vampires, fairies, or any creatures of the imagination.' "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 2050 Bova, Ben. Moonwar. New York: Avon Books (1998); pg. 39. "He was on the small side, quite slim, with a fencer's agile figure. His hair was dark and straight, and came to a pronounced widow's peak centered above his heavy dark eyebrows. People called him Count Dracula, although once they got to know him they changed his nickname to Slick Willy. "
science fiction - Dracula/vampire stories world 2075 Anderson, Glenn L. The Millennium File. Bountiful, Utah: Horizon Publishers (1986); pg. 68. "...she found herself wondering just what had been real and what had been imagination. Hoeksberg was an ogre of sorts to be sure, but envisioning him in the same league as Count Dracula had been going just a bit too far, now hadn't it? "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Arizona 1944 Horne, Lewis. "The People Who Were Not There " in Bright Angels & Familiars. (Eugene England, ed.) Salt Lake City, UT: Signature Books (1992; story c. 1973); pg. 55. "Then with William Conner, a new friend, we swung over the ditch, Tarzan-like, on the branches of an ash tree so monstrous it shaded the whole front yard. Those were the years of World War II, and sparked with a patriotism, fanned to a hot flame by Saturday afternoon movies, we also played commando... "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Arizona 1987 Murphy, Pat. "Rachel in Love " in Future on Fire (Orson Scott Card, ed.) New York: Tor (1991; story copyright 1986); pg. 13-14. "It is a Sunday morning in summer and a small brown chimpanzee named Rachel sits on the edge of the Painted Desert. She is watching a Tarzan movie on television... On the television, Tarzan has been trapped in a bamboo cage by a band of wicked Pygmies. Rachel is afraid that he won't escape in time to save Jane from the ivory smugglers who hold her captive. The movie cuts to Jane, who is tied up in the back of a jeep... When the movie breaks for a commercial, Rachel goes to...

In the other room, elephants trumpet as they stampede across the jungle to rescue Tarzan... Tarzan is swinging across the jungle on vines, going to save Jane. "

science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs California 1985 Ing, Dean. Blood of Eagles. New York: Tor (1987); pg. 51. "By 1985 Gilman and many another small town had developed a benign tumor, a real estate boom reaching outward from Silicon Gulch, and Tarzan could have swung antenna-to-antenna from Gilamn to the Golden Gate. "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs California: Hollywood 1955 Bradbury, Ray. A Graveyard for Lunatics. New York: Alfred A. Knopf (1990); pg. 14. "'...You're that... bastard son of Edgar Rice Burroughs and The Warlord of Mars--the illegitimate offspring of H. G. Wells, out of Jules Verne...' "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs California: San Diego 1994 Ing, Dean. Spooker. New York: Tom Doherty Associates (1995); pg. 129. "'You're a pleasant surprise. For some reason, I always thought you'd come on like Tarzan of the Octopi.'

'So did I. Usually I do...' "

science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs California: San Francisco 1977 Leiber, Fritz. Our Lady of Darkness. New York: Berkley Publishing Corp. (1977); pg. 50. "...books from Merck's Manual to Colette, The Family of Man to Henry Miller, Edgar Rice to William S. Burroughs to George Borrow... "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Europe 1984 Farmer, Philip Jose. "A Scarletin Study " in Sherlock Holmes Through Time and Space. (Isaac Asimov, ed.) USA: Bluejay Books (1984); pg. 210-211. "Following it was a man in a leopard loincloth with two large apes at his heels... Across the road was a large hot-air balloon with a bald-headed man in the wicker basket. On the side of the bag in large letters were O.Z. " [The painting has a representation of Tarzan and the Wizard of Oz.]
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Guatemala 2025 Shepard, Lucius. "Fire Zone Emerald " in Future on Fire (Orson Scott Card, ed.) New York: Tor (1991; story copyright 1987); pg. 101. "What a strange fantasy, he thought, for Mathis to have created. He wondered how Mathis saw her. Blond, with a ragged Tarzan-movie skirt? "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Illinois 1928 Bradbury, Ray. Dandelion Wine. New York: Bantam (1982; c. 1957); pg. 216. "'...Then there was the bad trade he made of his fossil stones and shell collection with Charlie Woodman for a Tarzan clay statue you got by saving up macaroni box tops. Dropped the Tarzan statue on the sidewalk second day he had it.' "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Illinois 1960 Simmons, Dan. Summer of Night. New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons (1991); pg. 12. "Dale would have brought one of his books from home to read--perhaps the Tarzan book he had left open on the kitchen table at noon... " [More about Tarzan, pg. 99, 101.]
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Illinois 1989 Simmons, Dan. Phases of Gravity. New York: Bantam (1989); pg. 60. "He remembered the hot attic-smell of the lady-librarian's face when he would check out John Carter, Mars for the eight or tenth or fifteenth time. "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Illinois: Chicago 2020 Vonnegut Jr., Kurt. Player Piano. New York: Delacorte Press (1952); pg. 138. Pg. 138: "Edgar R. B. Hagstrohm, thirty-seven... had been named after his father's favorite author, the creator of Tarzan--Tarzan, who, far away from the soot and biting winter of the Hagstrohms' home town, Chicago, made friends with lions and elephants and apes, and swung through trees on vines and was built like a brick outhouse with square wheels and Venetian blinds, and took what he wanted of civilization's beautiful women in tree houses, and left the rest of civilization alone. E. R. B. Hagstrohm liked Tarzan as much as his father had, and hated being a little man and being in Chicago ten times as much.

And Edgar was reading about Tarzan in the bedroom when his fat wife, Wanda, called to him from... ";

Pg. 228: "...the name: Edgar Rice Burroughs Hagstrohm... "

science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Iowa 1760 Baxter, Stephen. Voyage. New York: HarperCollins (1996); pg. 33. "In 1970, Ralph Gershon was twenty-five years old. He had grown up on a farm in Iowa, surrounded by near poverty and toil, dreaming of flight. As a kid he'd gone to Mars with Weinbaum and Clarke and Burroughs and Bradbury... "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Louisiana 1974 Geary, Patricia. Strange Toys. New York: Bantam (1989; c. 1987); pg. 72. "June beat her chest and yodeled. 'Me Tarzan,' she said. 'You Fatso.' "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Mars 1972 Oliver, Chad. "King of the Hill " in Again, Dangerous Visions (Harlan Ellison, ed.) Garden City, NY: Doubleday (1972); pg. 186. [Afterword] "I saw the pictures from Mars. You did too. It does not look one hell of a lot like Barsoom. "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Mars 2011 Zubrin, Robert. First Landing. New York: Ace Books (2002; c. 2001); pg. 25. Pg. 25: "'By the way, I believe the word is Kaor.' The classic Barsoomian salute. From Bronte to Burroughs, Rebecca was well-read. " [Other refs. to Barsoom.]; Pg. 38: "Cities will rise, proud towering cities, perhaps with names like those Edgar Rice Burroughs coined in his wonderful, imaginative novels: Helium, Ptarth, Manator. Perhaps in the future some John Carter from Earth will come here to find love in the eyes of a Dejah Thoris, his beautiful Martian princess, and sing her praises under the hurtling moons of Mars. Stranger things have come to pass... Thanks to Lowell, and Burroughs, for bringing us here, thanks to all the dreamers. Humanity owes its new world to you.' " [Other refs., e.g. pg. 78.]
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Mars 2100 Robinson, Kim Stanley. "A Martian Romance " in The Year's Best Science Fiction, Vol. 17 (Gardner Dozois, ed.) New York: St. Martin's Press (2000); pg. 435. "...Roger returning to their rooms in the co-op in Burroughs after every trip away... " [Some other refs., not in DB, to this region on Mars named after s.f. author Edgar Rice Burroughs.]
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Mars 2110 Clarke, Arthur C. The Hammer of God. New York: Bantam (1993); pg. 125. "DisneyMars... And she loved the beautiful Dejah Thoris, Princess of Helium, especially when she said sweetly, 'welcome To Barsoom, Mirelle.' John Carter, however, had been all but eliminated from the scenario: such bloodthirsty creatures were definitely not the sort of immigrant the Martian chamber of commerce wished to encourage. Swords, indeed! Why, if they weren't handled with great care, pieces of metal fashioned with such criminal irresponsibility might cause serious injuries to bystanders. . . .

Mirelle was also fascinated by the strange beasts that Burroughs had scattered so lavishly over the Martian landscape. However, she was puzzled about one piece of exobiology, which Edgar Rice had passed over rather lightly.

'Mother,' she said, 'Was I hatched from an egg?'

Charmayne laughed... "

science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Mars 2110 Clarke, Arthur C. The Hammer of God. New York: Bantam (1993); pg. 74. "...finding names for... new formations [on Mars]... Next came authors who had been associated with the planet--Wells, Burroughs, Weinbaum, Heinlein, Bradbury. And then... "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Mars 2200 Aldiss, Brian. "A Whiter Mars " in Supertoys Last All Summer Long. New York: St. Martin's Griffin (2001; c. 1995); pg. 218. "SHE: Oh, you mean that old stuff. Percival Lowell's Mars of the canals and the dying culture... And Edgar Rice Burrough's Barsoom . . . "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Mars 2200 Hawke, Simon. The Whims of Creation. New York: Warner Books (1995); pg. 3. Pg. 3: "...guided the ship toward Mars. As it passed the red planet, shadows of the moons of Barsoom played over the terrain. "; Pg. 81: A significant character named Dr. Burroughs introduced here.
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Nevada: Las Vegas 1992 Powers, Tim. Last Call. New York: William Morrow & Co. (1992); pg. 62. "Scott had hoped to spend the evening finishing the Edgar Rice Burroughs book he'd been reading... Here I am, Scott thought... driving to Las Vegas and not reading Edgar Rice Burroughs--because Venus was close to the moon tonight. Venus is probably close to the moon al the time. "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Nevada: Las Vegas 1992 Powers, Tim. Last Call. New York: William Morrow & Co. (1992); pg. 103. "'...it was The Monster Men by Edgar Rice--' " [Also, pg. 62.]
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs New Mexico 1996 Knight, Damon. Humpty Dumpty: An Oval. New York: Tor (1996); pg. 265. "On the far side of the crater I could make out the threads of waterfalls in several places. It made me think of Edgar Rice Burroughs's peculiar novel At the Earth's Core, and the moment when Abner Perry's screw machine broke through a localized pun, the zona pellucida, into the warmth of another star. "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs New York 1940 Barnes, Steven. Far Beyond the Stars (novel excerpt) in Star Trek: Adventures in Time and Space (Mary P. Taylor, ed.) New York: Pocket Books (1999); pg. 509. "But at least it wasn't represented by a little grass hut, or something. Images of natives capering around a roasting missionary, or Tarzan of the Apes rescuing a blond from a crowd of ravening native savages. That would have been a little much. "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs New York 2000 Roman, Steven A. X-Men/Doctor Doom: The Chaos Engine. New York: BP Books (2000); pg. 186-187. "'TK meters, Ma'am.' The tech--whose nametag said BURROUGHS--pointed to a monitor at her station... Burroughs nodded in understanding... " [Possibly named after Edgar Rice Burroughs.]
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs New York: New York City 1940 Barnes, Steven. Far Beyond the Stars (Star Trek: DS9). New York: Pocket Books (1998); pg. 100. [World' Fair] "But at least it [Africa] wasn't represented by a little grass hut, or something. Images of natives capering around a roasting missionary, or Tarzan of the Apes rescuing a blond from a crowd of ravening native savages. That would have been a little much. "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs New York: New York City 1955 Knight, Damon. "You're Another " in Far Out. New York: Simon and Schuster (1961; c. 1955); pg. 134. "...like the muttering of the extras in a Tarzan picture when the Kalawumbas are about to feed the pretty girl to the lions...' "
science fiction - Edgar Rice Burroughs Oregon 1991 Ing, Dean. The Nemesis Mission. New York: Tor (1991); pg. 81. "'You Tarzan,' he said, making it light, 'me Jane. You were a gymnast at Oregon state, right? You didn't get to be Tarzan by accident, but outside of your work at Aerosystems I don't know much about you...' "


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