Publication: Dean-Hicks Printing Co, 1904, Grand Rapids
First U. K. edition. Spine panel lightly spotted, else very good in price-clipped dust jacket with light wear to the spine ends and corners. Colorful dust jacket art by Ley Kenyon. Detective Inspector Napoleon Bonaparte travels to the remote Australian town of Chifley to search for a woman who mysteriously disappeared from a passenger train crossing the Nullarbor Plain ... a desolate desert. It seems that Myra Thomas, an acquitted murderess, simply walked off the train somewhere along the four hundred miles of desert. With two camels and a dog, "Bony" searches for a clue.
Inventory Number: 36321