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Tarzan

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Hero of juvenile adventure stories by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

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Tarzan

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 86 words.

a fictitious character created by Edgar Rice Burroughs. Tarzan (Lord Greystoke by birth) is orphaned in West Africa in

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Cooper, Tarzan

Susan J. Rayl.

in American National Biography Online

January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sports and Outdoor Recreation. 1086 words.

Cooper, Tarzan (30 August 1907–19 December 1980), professional basketball player, was born Charles Theodore in Newark, Delaware, the son of Theodore Cooper and Evelyn (maiden name unknown),...

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Cooper, Tarzan

Susan J. Rayl.

in African American National Biography

January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1013 words.

professional basketball player, was born Charles Theodore Cooper in Newark, Delaware, the son of Theodore Cooper and Evelyn (whose maiden name is unknown). He was a standout for the...

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Tarzan [Lit.; Cin.]

Andrew Delahunty and Sheila Dignen.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 129 words.

A character in novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs and subsequent films and television series. Tarzan of the Apes (1914

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Tarzan

Overview page. Subjects: Literature.

Hero of juvenile adventure stories by Edgar Rice Burroughs.

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Tarzan

Overview page. Subjects: Music Theatre.

(Disney 1999). The familiar tale became an engrossing animated musical that was not only exciting to watch but filled with reflections on prejudice and family. Tab Murphy, Noni White, and...

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Tarzan

Edited by John Ayto and Ian Crofton.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase & Fable

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 215 words.

The famous foundling reared by apes in the African jungle was created in 1912 by Edgar Rice Burroughs (1875–1950

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Tarzan

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 186 words.

The foundling who was reared by apes in the African jungle was created in 1912 by the US writer Edgar

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Tarzan

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 108 words.

Italian, stallion • cañon, canyon, companion • hellion, rebellion • Kenyan • Melanesian, Micronesian, Polynesian

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Tarzan

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 106 words.

Italian, stallion • cañon, canyon, companion • hellion, rebellion • Kenyan • Melanesian, Micronesian, Polynesian

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