Benita, An African Romance
by Henry Rider Haggard
Publisher: ManyBooks 1906
Number of pages: 215
Benita is a strong woman born in Africa, raised in England, who is returning to Africa to be with her father. She falls in love with Robert on the long steamer voyage, and is about to say yes to his proposal when the ship hits a rock and she is knocked unconscious. A wildly fantastic tale with ghosts, spirit possession, a lost race, found treasure, and mesmerism.
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by Henry Rider Haggard - Doubleday, Page & Company
A worthy sequel, and one that all admirers of Haggard's original story should enjoy reading. The novel contains many exciting scenes, including a great avalanche, the pursuit of the death hounds, Ayesha's reincarnation, and the climactic battle.
by Henry Rider Haggard - Longmans, Green, and Co.
This is a wonderfully compelling story about three Englishmen, an aging University professor, his adventurous young ward, and their faithful servant, traveling into the unknown African interior in search of a mythical source of immortality.
by H. Rider Haggard - ManyBooks
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by Henry Rider Haggard - ManyBooks
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