|Published January 2013 by Titan
ISBN: 9780857689795 (paperback)
ISBN: 9780857689801 (hardcover, limited signed edition of 750 copies)
Length: 400 pages
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| About the Book
It is the summer of 1883 and Professor Langdon St. Ives - brilliant but eccentric scientist and explorer - is at home in Aylesford with his family. However, a few miles to the north a steam launch has been taken by pirates above Egypt Bay; the crew murdered and pitched overboard. In Aylesford itself a grave is opened and possibly robbed of the skull. The suspected grave robber, the infamous Dr. Ignacio Narbondo, is an old nemesis of Langdon St. Ives. When Dr. Narbondo returns to kidnap his four-year-old son Eddie and then vanishes into the night, St. Ives and his factotum Hasbro race to London in pursuit...
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|Related: Beneath London | The Adventure of the Ring of Stones | The Aylesford Skull | The Affair of the Chalk Cliffs | The Ebb Tide | The Adventures of Langdon St Ives | Homunculus | Lord Kelvin's Machine | The Digging Leviathan|