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  1. Extollager

    The Great Allan Quatermain Read at Chrons -- Weird Adventures of Rider Haggard's Hunter Hero

    This thread is for the discussion of the following 14 books by H. Rider Haggard: King Solomon's Mines (1885) Allan Quatermain (1887) Maiwa's Revenge (1888) Allan's Wife and Other Tales (1889) with the stories "Allan's Wife," "A Tale of Three Lions," "Hunter Quatermain's Story," "Long Odds"...
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    The People of the Mist by H. Rider Haggard

    I read King Solomon's Mines for the first time a few years ago, and was enchanted. Since then I've gone on to read a few other titles including She, Allan Quatermain, Allan's Wife, and The Saga of Eric Brighteyes. I enjoyed them all greatly, although Eric Brighteyes was more of a challenge...
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    The H. Rider Haggard Thread

    King Solomon's Mines , She , Allan Quatermain, The Worlds Desire, The People of The Mist , Eric Bright Eyes, The Wander's Neckless and so many other great stories of high adventure and fantasy. What do You think of his books and how would you rate him as a writer ? How great an influence has...
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    H. Rider Haggard

    Given my frequent harping on how I see fantasy too often narrowed down to the faux-mediaeval (or whatever historical period a piece emulates), quest to save the world, etc. sort of thing often referred to as "post-Tolkien", I thought it might be a good idea to begin a series of threads on...