Rider Haggard, the great storyteller

by D. S. Higgins

Publisher: Cassell in London

Written in English
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  • Haggard, H. Rider 1856-1925,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography
  • Edition Notes

    StatementD.S. Higgins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4732 .H54 1981
    The Physical Object
    Pagination266 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3880841M
    ISBN 100304308277
    LC Control Number81208033

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Higgins uses both the mass of previously unpublished material he unearthed and the evidence contained in Haggard's sixty-nine novels to show that the best-selling author left much more for posterity than he would knowingly revealed to his millions of by: 9.

57 rows  H. Rider Haggard, KBE (/ ˈ h æ ɡ ər d /; – ) was an English writer, largely of Collections↙: 3. Genre/Form: Biographies Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Higgins, D.S. Rider Haggard, the great storyteller. London: Cassell, Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Rider Haggard, the Great Storyteller by D.S.

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Higgins, D. Rider Haggard: The Great Storyteller. London: Cassell, E-mail Citation» More critical and exploratory biography, which speculates on the psychological origins of.

On Ap"Rider Haggard: The Great Storyteller" received the Silver Award for Biography in the eLit Awards (Illuminating Digital Publishing Excellence).

Read more Read less Length: pages/5(9). Rider Haggard is the pen name of Sir Henry Rider Haggard. an English author of fiction novels that focused mainly on adventures in exotic geographical regions. He is credited as the creator of the literary genre of the “lost world”.

Rider Haggard, the great storyteller by D S Higgins - book cover, description, publication history. In this new, revised and updated edition of his comprehensive biography of Rider Haggard, D.S.

Higgins uses both the mass of previously unpublished material he unearthed and the evidence contained in Haggard’s sixty-nine novels to show that the best-selling author left much more for posterity than he would knowingly have revealed to his millions of : Kindle. Smith and the Pharaohs is a collection of six tales from master storyteller H.

Rider Haggard. The title tale concerns a budding Egyptologist who is accidentally locked up one night in the Cairo Museum. Falling asleep, he dreams that he is put on tria. Belshazzar, the final book written by Haggard and published posthumously, is a historical fiction that follows the Egyptian prince Ramose as he rescues his wife Myra from the King of Babylon.

Although Haggard wrote Belshazzar inHutchinson's refused to publish it. Stanley Paul & Co., Ltd., London, published the first UK edition of Belshazzar on 26 September,in an edition of Haggard, great adventure storyteller that he was, seemed incapable of writing a book without some kind of action set piece to pull the reader in at the beginning of the tale, and "Doctor Therne" is no exception.

Another wonderful book by H. Rider Haggard. While the book has all the elements you come to expect from Haggard and Allan Quatermain, I thought the beginning was a little slow - thus only the 4 star rating. But regardless, if you are an Allan Quatermain fan, you will want to read this book/5(6).

Rider Haggard (–) English novelist and Victorian writer of African frontier adventure novels like King Solomon's Mines () and the sequel Allan Quatermain () series.

Rider Haggard was born 22 June at Wood Farm, West Bradenham, Norfolk, England. He was the eighth of ten children to father William Meybohm Rider Haggard, (–) barrister, and his wife, poet and.

Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Jess by Haggard, Rider New Fast Free Shipping, at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Allan Quatermain is a great read and a good addition to your collection of adventure sagas.

“An Adventurer – He that goes out to meet whatever may come!” This is the credo of Allan Quatermain, the quintessential, swashbuckling protagonist of Allan Quatermain by H. Rider Haggard.5/5(1). Marie is a novel by H. Rider Haggard featuring Allan Quatermain. The plot concerns Quatermain as a young man and involves his first marriage, to the Boer farm girl, Marie Marais.

Their romance is opposed by Marie's anti-English father, and her. Sir Henry Rider Haggard was a British author of historical fiction and adventure set in Africa and other exotic locations around the world. He is popularly known as the father of the Lost World literary genre, with his literature influential and popular years since his decease.

Wilbur Smith is a great African storyteller, but Henry Rider Haggard did it first. "Child of Storm" is the second book of Haggard's Zululand trilogy, and I strongly suggest reading "Marie" first.

If you skip both and read "Finished" first, you'll be hopelessly lost/5(14). Wilbur Smith is a great African storyteller, but Henry Rider Haggard did it first. "Child of Storm" is the second book of Haggard's Zululand trilogy, and I strongly suggest reading "Marie" first.

If you skip both and read "Finished" first, you'll be hopelessly lost/5(13). RIDER HAGGARD'S SECRET LOVE & 2 other Haggard Articles by D. Higgins: Rider Haggard: The Great Storyteller by D. Higgins: Rider Haggard;: His life and works by Morton Cohen: The Rise of Tolkienian Fantasy by Jared C.

Lobdell: Rudyard Kipling and Sir Henry Rider Haggard on Screen, Stage, Radio and Television by Philip Leibfried. Kipling enjoyed Haggard's completed novel which reflected Kipling's suggestion according to D. Higgins, "Rider Haggard: The Great Storyteller." (). In an earlier biography of Haggard, “Rider Haggard: His Life & World,” Morton Cohen, [the second edition ], Cohen noted that Kipling provided the idea for "When the World Shook.".

Sir Henry Rider Haggard, KBE was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and a founder of the Lost World literary genre. He was also involved in agricultural reform around the British Empire.

His stories, situated at the lighter end of Victorian literature, continue to be popular and influential. Rider Haggard, Charles H.M. Kerr, Maurice Greiffenhagen, Margaret Atwood Published by Modern Library ISBN ISBN When the World Shook: Being an Account of the Great Adventure of Bastin, Bickley, and Arbuthnot.

Rider Haggard $ - $   Haggard, H. Rider: Haggard Anthology Vol 1. v 15th Aug This is the first volume in a short series I plan to put together containing what are (IMHO) the best novels of the British Victorian adventure writer, Sir Henry Rider Haggard (who wrote under the name of "H.

Rider Haggard"). H Rider Haggard’s “She and Allan”, first published in is a gripping adventure about Allan Quatermain, who together with Hans, the Hotte Heart of the World Read by Paul Hansen.

Rider Haggard. Quite the same Wikipedia. Just better. Life and career Early years. Henry Rider Haggard, generally known as H. Rider Haggard or Rider Haggard, was born at Bradenham, Norfolk, the eighth of ten children, to Sir William Meybohm Rider Haggard, a barrister, and Ella Doveton, an author and poet.

His father was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia, to British parents. Haggard was initially sent to Garsington Rectory in Oxfordshire to study.Finished eBook: Haggard, Henry Rider: : Kindle Store. Skip to main Try Prime Hello, Sign in. Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders.

Try. Prime Cart. Kindle Store Go Search Hello Select Reviews: 6.Henry Rider Haggard | First Editions - Sir Henry Rider Haggard, KBE (22 June – 14 May ), known as H. Rider Haggard, was an English writer of Victorian adventure novels set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa; he is considered a pioneer of the Lost World literary genre.