She (Oxford World's Classics)

by H. Rider Haggard | Literature & Fiction |
ISBN: 0199536422 Global Overview for this book
Registered by 4evagreen of Furness Vale, Derbyshire United Kingdom on 7/10/2013
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Journal Entry 1 by 4evagreen from Furness Vale, Derbyshire United Kingdom on Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Received as a BookMooch.

Journal Entry 2 by 4evagreen at Furness Vale, Derbyshire United Kingdom on Monday, August 05, 2019
This novel was first published at the very end of the 19th century when very little was known about the interior of Africa and shows many of the sadder traits of the day, namely misogyny, racism and sexism. Unpleasant as these are what I really disliked was the author's overwritten style which made large parts of it feel very repetitive. In short this is a boy's own adventure that shouldn't be taken too seriously but be read purely as a piece of literary Victorian history that has seen it's day.

"There is no such thing as magic, though there is such a thing of knowledge of the hidden ways of Nature."

Journal Entry 3 by 4evagreen at Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire United Kingdom on Friday, March 27, 2020

Released 2 mos ago (3/27/2020 UTC) at Whaley Bridge, Derbyshire United Kingdom

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Spotted this on a wishlist so going out to hopefully make a new friend. Enjoy!

Journal Entry 4 by winggreenbadgerwing at St Albans, Hertfordshire United Kingdom on Thursday, April 02, 2020
Thank you very much for this wishlist RABCK!

A book I was reading recently kept mentioning this one, hence adding it to my wishlist.

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