RIDER HAGGARD: A BIOGRAPHY. New York: Stein and Day Publishers, . Octavo, pp. [1-18] 1-266 [267-270: blank] [note: last two leaves are blanks], illustrations, cloth-backed boards. First U.S. edition. Well-researched biography utilizing unpublished material and the evidence afforded by Haggard's sixty-nine novels to show how Haggard's relatively brief South African experience served as background for most of his adventure novels and helped shape the rest of his life. A fine copy in fine dust jacket. (#32659).