KING SOLOMON'S MINES (Caxton Ed.) Haggard (ca. 1890)
KING SOLOMON'S MINES.By H. Rider Haggard,Belford, Clarke & Company,Caxton Edition, (ca. 1890).
King Solomon's Mines (1885) is a popular novel by the English Victorian adventure writer and fabulist Sir H. Rider Haggard. It tells of a search of an unexplored region of Africa by a group of adventurers led by Allan Quatermain for the missing brother of one of the party. It is the first English adventure novel set in Africa, and is considered to be the genesis of the lost world literary genre.Olive green cover with fancy cover embellishments. Undated circa 1890. Shaken cracked binding with clean, brown age-toned pages.About 7-1/2 x 5-1/4 with 195 pages.