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#1  HarryT 04-07-2007, 01:19 PM
Volume 7 of my H. Rider Haggard Anthology contains four African stories, as follows:


1. Benita - An African Romance

A thoroughly enjoyable fantasy adventure with ghosts, possession, lost races, lost treasure, mesmerism -- among the best of his lesser-known fantasy adventures.


2. Black Heart and White Heart - A Zulu Idyll

A modern day (for Haggard, that is!) love story novella.


3. Elissa - The Doom of Zimbabwe

A historical romance, set in ancient Zimbabwe, which Haggard imagines (somewhat dubiously, it has to be said!) to have been an ancient Phoenician city. A good read.


4. The Wizard

The story of an English missionary's attempts to convert an African tribe who are under the sway of a powerful wizard. An excellent story.

Enjoy!

EDIT: 31 Mar 08

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#2  HarryT 03-31-2008, 09:01 AM
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