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Author Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925.

Title She : a history of adventure / H. Rider Haggard ; introduction by Margaret Atwood ; illustrations by Maurice Greiffenhagen and Charles H.M. Kerr ; notes by James Danly.

Imprint New York : Modern Library, 2002.
Publication Info. 1887.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC HAGGARD,H    Available
Edition Modern Library pbk. ed.
Description xxiv, 334 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The Modern Library classics
Modern Library classics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "A runaway bestseller on its publication in 1887, H. Rider Haggard's She is a Victorian thrill ride of a novel, featuring a lost African kingdom ruled by a mysterious, implacable queen; ferocious wildlife and yawning abysses; and an eerie love story that spans two thousand years. She has bewitched readers from Freud and Jung to C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien; in her Introduction to this Modern Library Paperback Classic - which includes period illustrations by Maurice Greiffenhagen and Charles H.M. Kerr - Margaret Atwood asserts that the awe-inspiring Ayesha, "She-who-must-be-obeyed," is "a permanent feature of the human imagination.""--Jacket.
Subject Ayesha (Fictitious character : Haggard) -- Fiction.
Queens -- Africa -- Fiction.
Women -- Africa -- Fiction.
Reincarnation -- Fiction.
Immortalism -- Fiction.
Africa -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Adventure fiction.
Fantasy fiction.
Love stories.
Other Form: Online version: Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925. She. Modern Library pbk. ed. New York : Modern Library, 2002 (OCoLC)647654377
ISBN 0375759050
9780375759055

 
    
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