London: Blackie & Son Limited. 1907. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First edition. Octavo, original pictorial blue cloth stamped in green, white and gold on spine and front panel. Light brown endpapers. 296 pp. + 16 pp publisher's illustrated catalogue at rear. Frontispiece and five additional full-page black & white plates. School prize label affixed (slightly askew) to front free endpaper, scuff to top page edges; a bright, very good copy. Very Good. Item #302585
¶ Exotic adventure novel, based on the author`s experiences in Sumatra "in the year of the great eruption", the novel climaxes with the eruption of Krakatoa.