The Works of H. Title and decorations blind-stamped on spine. Top edge gilt. Allan Quartermain adventure.
First book of the Zulu trilogy. Second book of the Zulu trilogy. Third book of the Zulu trilogy. First American Edition. Marbled boards with leather spine and corners.
Allan Quartermain adventure novel. Zulu mysticism, an evil antagonist, and a hero to save the heroine. Rider Haggard Henry Rider Haggard wrote over fifty books spanning 40 years.
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Haggard: She A History of Adventure. King Solomon's Mines Penguin Classics. She: A History of Adventure. Tell the Publisher! I'd like to read this book on Kindle Don't have a Kindle? Chance to win daily prizes. Get ready for Prime Day with the Amazon App. No purchase necessary.
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Please try again later. Format: Paperback Verified Purchase. One person found this helpful. Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase. Haggard recorded his deepest reflections about humanity and its place in the universe. As a result there is somewhat less of the adventure that one expects from "lost world" tales. If that sort of thing is what you are looking for read Edgar Rice Burroughs or one of the many other authors who imitated Mr.
I see in the stories of "She" a window into the mind of a late Victorian gentlemen who represents the class of Englishmen who created the largest and most influential empire the world has ever seen. The comfortable Anglicanism of the early Victorian period had been shattered by New scientific discoveries and exposure to older cultures and people like H. R Haggard were searching for something they could believe in in the furthest corners of the world.
I have been looking for the 4 books for over 10 years , they were lost in a fire. Format: Kindle Edition. But why didn't those sets have all 4? There seems to be some copyright confusion over that book's public domain status in the U. Below are each of the four books in order of publication with some plot information but no spoilers : In SHE, grudge-holding protagonist Leo Vincey, determined to avenge the murder of an ancient ancestor, discovers a relic that leads him and Professor Horace Holly to East Africa.
After several death-defying, jungle adventures, they enter the savage realm of the beautiful Ayesha "She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed" who has been waiting some years for her reincarnated lover to appear.
Can Leo be the "he" for SHE? What happens to love-seeking Ayesha and to vengeance-seeking Leo when they meet?
Three of Henry Rider Haggard's bestselling adventure classics are bound together in this Kindle book: She (A History of Adventure) , Ayesha – The Return. She: The She Trilogy: She, Ayesha and She & Allan - Kindle edition by Sir Henry Rider Haggard. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC.
Because the queen, no less than the priestess, passionately desires Leo, it looks like double-trouble for him -- unless the priestess turns out to be the reincarnation of Ayesha. What happens if she is really SHE?
And why is there a volcano? Wanting to learn how to communicate with deceased loved ones, Allan learns from a Zulu witch-doctor of a great white sorceress in a far-off, hidden kingdom.