The Beast has been summoned, history will be unmade
Freshly knighted by King George V for discovering the source of the Nile, Sir Richard Francis Burton has been made an agent of the Crown.
His mission is twofold: solve a series of high profile disappearances and, even more astonishing, locate the spirit of a dead mystic, Abdu el Yezdi, who has served the Crown as an advisor since Queen Victoria was so monstrously assassinated.
Burton and Swinburne are back – pitted against a cabal of dangerous men, facing seemingly supernatural entities while fighting for their very existence...
- Del Rey
- Published 8th August 2013
- 416 Pages
- 161mm x 240mm x 34mm