Drawing On His Knowledge Of Africa And Of Ancient Legends, Adventure Writer H Rider Haggard Weaves This Disturbing Tale Of Ayesha, The Mysterious And Immortal White Queen Of A Central African Tribe She, Or She Who Must Be Obeyed, Is The Embodiment Of The Mythological Female Figure Who Is Both Monstrous And Desirable, And Deadlier Than The Male She Is A Pioneering Work In The Lost World GenreAbout The Series For Over 100 Years Oxford World S Classics Has Made Available The Broadest Spectrum Of Literature From Around The Globe Each Affordable Volume Reflects Oxford S Commitment To Scholarship, Providing The Most Accurate Text Plus A Wealth Of Other Valuable Features, Including Expert Introductions By Leading Authorities, Voluminous Notes To Clarify The Text, Up To Date Bibliographies For Further Study, And Much.
Sir Henry Rider Haggard, KBE was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and the creator of the Lost World literary genre His stories, situated at the lighter end of the scale of Victorian literature, continue to be popular and influential He was also involved in agricultural reform and improvement in the British Empire His breakout novel was King So
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