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Henry Rider Haggard, 1856-1925

Nationality: English
Date of Birth: 1856.06.22
Place of Birth: Bradenham Hall, Norfolk
Date of Death: 1925.05.14
Place of Death: London

Identity:

Henry Rider Haggard was a novelist, colonial administrator, and agriculturist.

Life:

Haggard is best known for his stories of Africa. His King Solomon's Mines, published in 1885, was one of the first African adventure stories.

Bibliography:

Encyclopedia Britannica at http://search.eb.com (accessed 2005).