Relive Edgar Rice Burroughs’ classic adventure tale in this handsome representation featuring illustrations by comics master Michael Kaluta. A revered illustration powerhouse, Kaluta’s unmistakable style presents John Carter’s “Barsoom” experiences like you’ve never seen before. A must have for Burroughs and Kaluta fans.
Civil War veteran John Carter has turned prospector, and, while hiding from a band of Apache in the Arizona wilderness, he is suddenly transported across the vast reaches of space to the red planet. There, with his strengthand martial prowess enhanced by the weak Martian gravity, Carter is a unparalleled warrior who quickly finds himself caught up in the conflict between the various Martian races and enthralled by the beautiful Dejah Thoris, the titular princess. Can he stop the war and earn Thoris’ love? Can he get home? Does he want to? These questions and this adventure have captivated readers for a hundred years, and now they are yours to rediscover in this vintage illustrated edition from IDW.