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H. Rider Haggard clearly displays his wonderfully dramatic imagination, combined with his deep knowledge of Africa, in in King Solomon's Mines, which recounts the adventures of Allan Quartermain, Sir Henry Curtis, and Captain John Good. Written in 1885, the book was hailed by his publishers as ''THE MOST AMAZING BOOK EVER WRITTEN.''
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Sir Henry Rider Haggard, KBE (/ˈhæɡərd/; 22 June 1856 – 14 May 1925), known as H. Rider Haggard, was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and a pioneer of the Lost World literary genre.