Title THE ISLE OF LIES
Book Condition Foxed, especially at the fore-edges and front and rear endsheets, mildly shelfworn, else very good in light green cloth; spine has black lettering with design, front cover shows the author's name and title with publisher's device all in black.
Edition First edition, first printing: First issue binding.
Publisher London: T. Werner Laurie, .
Seller ID 56493.00
Scientific romance featuring Hannibal Lepsius, who is sired by his father--an archaeologist, to live a monastic and scholarly life and learn to decipher an ancient stone's writings. Alas, Hannibal is soon distracted by the lure of women and the world.