Kazmah the Dream Reader and other memorable characters populate this tale of terror, as sinister Eastern forces work to control the west through the opium trade. Sax Rohmer, creator of Fu Manchu, returns to the Yellow Menace theme that so characterized his work.
Bellamy King's Spy and Dorward, journalist, known to fame in every English-speaking country, stood before the double window of their spacious sitting-room, looking down upon the thoroughfare beneath. Both men were laboring under a bitter sense of failure.
Buchan's hero, a Scottish grocer, teams up with a poet to investigate a house inhabited by two women, one of whom may be a princess in distress. Set in Scotland, it follows the adventures of Dickson McCunn, a newly retired grocer planning a modest walking holiday in the hills of south-west...