Rider Haggard: his life and work
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Published by Macmillan in London, Melbourne [etc.] .
Written in English


  • Haggard, H. Rider 1856-1925.,
  • Adventure stories, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Novelists, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
  • Novelists, English -- 20th century -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 307-323.

Statement[by] Morton Cohen.
LC ClassificationsPR4732 .C6 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination328 p.
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5659583M
LC Control Number68105840

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