Finding Aid for the H. Rider Haggard Book Collection LSC.1608
Finding aid prepared by Jasmine Larkin, 2021
UCLA Library Special Collections
Online finding aid last updated 2021 February 2.
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Title: H. Rider Haggard book collection
Creator: Haggard, H. Rider (Henry Rider), 1856-1925
Identifier/Call Number: LSC.1608
Physical Description: 1 unknown (17 cartons and 2 oversize boxes)
Physical Location: Stored off-site. All requests to access special collections material must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
Language of Material: Materials are in English.
Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance using the request button located on this page.
Source and date of receipt unknown.
Henry Rider Haggard was born June 22, 1856 in Bradenham, Norfolk, England; attended Lincoln's Inn, 1881-85; called to the bar, 1885; secretary to Lieutenant-Governor Henry Bulwer in Natal, South Africa, 1875-77; Master and Registrar of High Court of Transvaal, 1877-79; returned to England in 1879 and began managing wife's estate in Norfolk in 1880; researched agricultural conditions and rural populations in England, 1901-2; chair of the committee, Society of Authors, 1896-98; wrote many novels, including Dawn (1884), King Solomon's Mines (1885), Allan Quatermain (1887), She : a history of adventure (1886), and Belshazzar (1930); died in London, 1925.
UCLA Catalog Record ID: 1470703
[Identification of item], H. Rider Haggard book collection (Collection 1608). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
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