by M. P. Shiel
Publisher: Roberts Bros. 1895
Number of pages: 236
Prince Zaleski, an exiled Russian nobleman, inhabits a half-ruined abbey in Wales, where he spends most of his time smoking cannabis and opium. His retirement from the world is occasionally interrupted by his friend Shiel, who comes to seek Zaleski’s help in solving mysteries that have baffled the greatest minds in Britain.
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