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Published by Cassell in London .
Written in English

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King Solomon’s Mines is a great book to explore the ancient world and discover wisdom through Haggard's amazing narration. King Solomon’s Mines is the story of the leader Allan Quatermain and his adventurous group of followers on their mission to find the lost brother of an aristocrat, Sir Henry Curtis.5/5(16). King Solomon’s Mines was one of the first of the ‘lost world’ novels.H Rider Haggard published it in to immense commercial success. It has been hugely influential on the adventure genre ever since, the Indiana Jones movies being just one example of its continuing influence. Jul 05,  · H. R. Haggard: King Solomon's Mines [H. R. Haggard, Henry Rider Haggard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. King Solomon's Mines () is a popular novel by the Victorian adventure writer and fabulist, Sir H. Rider Haggard. It tells of a quest into an unexplored region of Africa by a group of adventurers led by Allan Quatermain in search of the missing brother of /5(). May 19,  · King Solomon's Mines (Penguin Classics) [H. Rider Haggard] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The first great Lost World action-adventure, a precursor to Indiana Jones H. Rider Haggard's King Solomon's Mines has entertained generations of readers since its first publication in Following a mysterious map of dubious reliability/5(28).

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