The Martian Megapack: 11 Classic Novels and Short Stories

By Edgar Rice Burroughs, Leigh Brackett, C. L. Moore, Garrett P. Serviss, Edwin L. Arnold, Stanley G. Weinbaum

This quantity within the Megapack sequence assembles vintage Martian technological know-how fiction, together with the 1st five volumes of Edgar Rice Burroughs' Barsoom saga, plus six extra Martian novels and tales via different nice writers.

A Princess of Mars, by means of Edgar Rice Burroughs
The Gods of Mars, by way of Edgar Rice Burroughs
Warlord of Mars, by way of Edgar Rice Burroughs
Thuvia, Maid of Mars, by means of Edgar Rice Burroughs
The Chessmen of Mars, by way of Edgar Rice Burroughs
Edison's Conquest of Mars, through Garrett P. Serviss
Gulliver of Mars, by means of Edwin L. Arnold
• “A Martian Odyssey,” by means of Stanley G. Weinbaum
• “Valley of Dreams,” via Stanley G. Weinbaum
• “Shambleau,” by way of C.L. Moore
• “Black Amazon of Mars,” through Leigh Brackett

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