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Haggard, Henry Rider

Other Names: Rider
Born: 1856 at West Bradenham Hall, Norfolk, England.
Died: 1925

Summary of Biography

Haggard was an English writer, colonial administrator and novelist. He travelled extensively and most of the settings in his novels are borrowed from these travels. The native population of the British colonies are treated sympathetically in his works.

Biography

Henry Rider Haggard (1856 - 1925) was a prolific English author famous for adventure novels set in exotic lands like Africa and Iceland. He served as the lieutenant - governor of the Colony of Natal, where earned first hand experience of Africa that finds reflection in his works, but he was also a strong voice in favour of agricultural reforms in England.

This section contains 11 books
The Lady of Blossholme
The Lady of Blossholme


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The Ivory Child
The Ivory Child


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The Brethren
The Brethren


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The Ancient Allan
The Ancient Allan


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Swallow
Swallow


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Smith and the Pharaohs
Smith and the Pharaohs


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Morning Star
Morning Star


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Moon of Israel
Moon of Israel


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Maiwa's Revenge
Maiwa's Revenge


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King Solomon's Mines
King Solomon's Mines


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Eric Brighteyes
Eric Brighteyes


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