New York: Broadway Publishing Company, 1905. First edition. Hardcover. 315; pp. Octavo [19.5 cm] Red cloth over boards. Frontispiece illustration and illustrated plate at p. 22. The extremities are worn, with the majority of the backstrip having come away from the spine. The endsheets are cracked along the hinges, and the front hinge has been glued. The front fly leaf has been cut out. This title is listed in "American Lost-Race Fiction: The Stuart Teitler Collection," a catalog produced in 2008 by Serendipity Books of Berkeley, California. Fair. Item #37814
A lost race novel set in 1859, concerning a party of explorers tracing a history of an advanced race of fire-worshippers, thought to have descended from the Lost Tribes.