The Ivory Queen: A Story of Strange Adventure

TitleThe Ivory Queen: A Story of Strange Adventure
Year for Search1897
AuthorsPendleton, John(1848-1926?)
Date Published1897
PublisherOsgood, McIlvaine & Co
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author
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Lost race novel. Mostly adventure but ends with a eutopia in Africa which is a successful agricultural society in an isolated valley under a white king descended from early Egyptian settlers. Odd novel for the period in that it includes successful cross-dressing and, together with some fairly standard racism, a successful interracial marriage.

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1897 Pendleton, John (1848-1926?). The Ivory Queen: A Story of Strange Adventure. London: Osgood, McIlvaine & Co. TxU

Lost race novel. Mostly adventure but ends with a eutopia in Africa which is a successful agricultural society in an isolated valley under a white king descended from early Egyptian settlers. Odd novel for the period in that it includes successful cross-dressing and, together with some fairly standard racism, a successful interracial marriage.