When the sudden collapse of the Victoria Embankment uncovers a passage to an unknown realm, Langdon St. Ives sets out explore it, not knowing that a wealthy psychopath is working to keep the underworldas secrets hidden for reasons of his own. Assumed to be dead and buried beneath London, St. Ives lives secretly on the streets of the great city and investigates a string of ghastly crimes.someone elsea#39;s behalf, St. Ivesa#39;s included. She had ... St. Ives asked. Izaak Walton, famous among fishermen, was Alicea#39;s twocenturiesremoved uncle. Her Aunt Agatha Walton had been a keen ... aWe might repair to the bedroom for a nap, if we find ourselves... sleepy. ... Ia#39;m wearing linen trousers, after all, that are stained with paint and glue, and my hair appears to have been pinned up by a madwoman.
|Author||:||James P. Blaylock|
|Publisher||:||Titan Books - 2015-06-12|