H Rider Haggard

Sir Henry Rider Haggard (H. Rider Haggard) was an English writer, agricultural reformer, and founder of the Lost World literary genre. Among Haggard's best-known works are such Victorian classics as King Solomon's Mines, Allan Quartermain, and She, which is credited with influencing the work of J. R. R. Tolkien. Haggard's works continue to be popular in modern times, influencing not only adventure literature, but also cinematic depictions of adventurous heroes and lost worlds. A Knight...See more