New Release Books by Henry Rider Haggard

Henry Rider Haggard is the author of The Treasure of the Lake Annotated (2021), The Ivory Child Annotated (2021), The Wizard (2021), Stella Fregelius Annotated (2021) and other 163 books.

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The Treasure of the Lake Annotated

release date: May 10, 2021
The Treasure of the Lake Annotated
The Treasure of the Lake is one of the two posthumously published novels by H Rider Haggard featuring Allan Quatermain.

The Ivory Child Annotated

release date: May 10, 2021
The Ivory Child Annotated
The Ivory Child is a novel by H. Rider Haggard featuring Allan Quatermain.

The Wizard

release date: Apr 28, 2021
The Wizard
The Wizard is a novel by Henry Rider Haggard, first published by Longmans, Green, and Co., in 1896. The Wizard is one of the many examples of imperialist literature. According to Rebecca Stott, author of the article "The Dark Continent: Africa as Female Body in Haggard''s Adventure Fiction," Haggard''s fiction is still popular today and attempts to expose a "cultural and historical definition of white masculinity at its most rugged and its most terrified." The story is a third-person narrative that follows the journey of Reverend Thomas Owen as he seeks to carry out missionary work in south central Africa, specifically in the tribe of Amasuka. The novel starts in England in the parish of Reverend Thomas Owen and moves to South Central Africa, where the tribe of Amasuka (People of Fire) is located, which is where the majority of the novel takes place. While there, he encounters Hokosa, the chief of the Wizards who essentially wishes him to prove that his God is greater than their god through trials of lightning.

Stella Fregelius Annotated

release date: Apr 15, 2021
Stella Fregelius Annotated
Stella Fregelius: A Tale of Three Destinies is a 1904 novel by British writer H. Rider Haggard about a young inventor who falls in love with a mysterious stranger while he is engaged to another woman. As a novelist, Haggard is known primarily for his adventure novels. Among his most widely read and critically acclaimed novels are King Solomon''s Mines, Allan Quatermain, and She. After his publication of She, Haggard wrote at least one novel a year every year until his death in 1925.

Child of Storm(Allan Quatermain #10) Annotated

release date: Feb 17, 2021
Child of Storm(Allan Quatermain #10) Annotated
Child of Storm is a 1913 novel by H. Rider Haggard featuring Allan Quatermain. The plot is set in 1854-56 and concerns Quatermain hunting in Zululand and getting involved with Mameema, a beautiful African girl who causes great turmoil in the Zulu kingdom.The novel is the second in a trilogy by Haggard involving the collapse of the Zulu kingdom and featuring the dwarf Zikali. The first book is Marie, and the third, Finished.The story takes place against the real life struggle between Cetshwayo and Umbelazi, the two sons of the Zulu king Mpande (called "Panda" in the novel). The events culminate in the Battle of Ndondakusuka (here called the "Battle of the Tugela") in 1856. Real life people such as Panda, Cetshwayo, and John Robert Dunn appear as characters.

Love Eternal Annotated

release date: Jan 31, 2021
Love Eternal Annotated
Love Eternal is a novel by H Rider Haggard.

Heu-Heu Annotated

release date: Jan 25, 2021
Heu-Heu Annotated
Heu Heu, or the Monster is a novel by H. Rider Haggard. Allan Quatermain tells the story of a monster in Rhodesia.

Cleopatra Illustrated

release date: Jan 25, 2021
Cleopatra Illustrated
The story is set in the Ptolemaic era of ancient Egyptian history and revolves around the survival of a dynasty bloodline protected by the Priesthood of Isis. The main character Harmachis (the living descendant of this bloodline) is charged by the Priesthood to overthrow the supposed impostor Cleopatra, drive out the Romans, and restore Egypt to its golden era.As is the case with the majority of Haggard''s works, the story draws heavily upon adventure and exotic concepts. The story, told from the point of view of the Egyptian priest Harmachis, is recounted in biblical language, being in the form of papyrus scrolls found in a tomb. Haggard''s portrait of Cleopatra is quite stunning, revealing her wit, her treachery, and her overwhelming presence. All of the characters are mixtures of good and evil, and evoke both sympathy and loathing.

Queen Sheba's Ring (Adventure Classic)

release date: Apr 25, 2016
Queen Sheba's Ring (Adventure Classic)
This carefully crafted ebook: "Queen Sheba''s Ring (Adventure Classic)" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. Queen Sheba''s Ring is an adventure novel by H. Rider Haggard set in central Africa. The treasure hunt tale about the discovery of a ring given to the Queen of Sheba by King Solomon himself, the battle of two warier tribes and mysterious lost cities… This exciting and exotic story features plotting priests, beautiful women, and daring British adventurers. Sir Henry Rider Haggard (1856-1925) was an English writer of adventure novels and dark fantasy stories set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and a pioneer of the Lost World literary genre.

SHE (Lost World Classic)

release date: Apr 08, 2016
SHE (Lost World Classic)
This carefully crafted ebook: "SHE (Lost World Classic)” is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents. She - A History of Adventure is a classic of imaginative literature and one of the best-selling books of all time. "She” was extraordinarily popular upon its release and has never been out of print. The story is a first-person narrative that follows the journey of Horace Holly and his ward Leo Vincey to a lost kingdom in the African interior. There they encounter a primitive race of natives and a mysterious white queen named Ayesha who reigns as the all-powerful "She", or "She-who-must-be-obeyed". In this work, Rider Haggard developed the conventions of the Lost World subgenre, which many later authors emulated. Sir Henry Rider Haggard (1856-1925) was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and a pioneer of the Lost World literary genre.

King Solomon's Mines

release date: Jan 01, 2016
King Solomon's Mines
Originally published as a World''s Classics paperback 1989.

Diary of an African Journey, 1914

release date: Jan 01, 2001
Diary of an African Journey, 1914
This is a diary of Sir Henry Rider Haggard''s tour of South Africa in 1914. It captures his feelings and perceptions on the change of Southern Africa, and of himself, since his departure in 1881.

Morning Star

release date: Apr 06, 2020
Morning Star
It was evening in Egypt, thousands of years ago, when the Prince Abi, governor of Memphis and of great territories in the Delta, made fast his ship of state to a quay beneath the outermost walls of the mighty city of Uast or Thebes, which we moderns know as Luxor and Karnac on the Nile. Abi, a large man, very dark of skin, for his mother was one of the hated Hyksos barbarians who once had usurped the throne of Egypt, sat upon the deck of his ship and stared at the setting sun which for a few moments seemed to rest, a round ball of fire, upon the bare and rugged mountains, that ring round the Tombs of the Kings.

Regeneration

release date: Nov 13, 2021

Lysbeth

release date: Aug 06, 2021
Lysbeth
Sir Henry Rider Haggard KBE was an English writer of adventure fiction set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and a pioneer of the lost world literary genre. He was also involved in agricultural reform throughout the British Empire. an exciting historical adventure novel. The action takes place during the Spanish Inquisition and describes some of the horrors that occurred, giving you an idea of?? what it was like to live during this time period. Follow Lysbeth, a young Dutch girl who struggles through life, experiencing times of hardship and peace, sadness and happiness, war and love. This heartbreaking story will remind you of the values?? of religious freedom.

Montezuma's Daughter

release date: Mar 20, 2020
Montezuma's Daughter
Wingfield barely survives the Spanish Inquisition, shipwreck, and slavery. He then marries the beautiful Montezuma''s Daughter. But tragedy and vengeance skulk in the wings of whirling pages! You will never forget MONTEZUMA''S DAUGHTER, Thomas Wingfield, of the Lodge and the parish of Ditchingham in the county of Norfolk, being now of a great age and having only a short time to live, turn to pen and ink. Ten years ago, namely, in the year 1578, it pleased her Majesty, our gracious Queen Elizabeth, who at that date visited this county, that I should be brought before her at Norwich. There and then, saying that the fame of it had reached her, she commanded me to give her some particulars of the story of my life, or rather of those twenty years, more or less, which I spent among the Indians at that time when Cortes conquered their country of Anahuac, which is now known as Mexico.

Dawn

release date: Mar 21, 2021
Dawn
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made our best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.

The Wanderer's Necklace by Henry Rider Haggard Annotated Edition

release date: Aug 22, 2021
The Wanderer's Necklace by Henry Rider Haggard Annotated Edition
The Wanderer''s Necklace is a novel by H Rider Haggard. Olaf, a Norseman in the eighth century A.D., flees his homeland after challenging the Norse god Odin''s right to a human sacrifice, travels to.

The Virgin of the Sun by Henry Rider

release date: Aug 21, 2021
The Virgin of the Sun by Henry Rider
The Virgin of the Sun is a novel by British writer H. Rider Haggard set in South America.
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