London: Blackie & Son, 1899. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. First Edition. Octavo, original pictorial red cloth stamped in white, black, brown and gilt. Frontispiece and seven additional full-page black & white plates by Paget. 335 pp. + 32 pp publisher's illustrated catalogue at rear. Light rubbing to cloth along spine hinges, front endpaper with several small stains, minor foxing; a very good, sound copy. Very Good. Item #310619
¶ Lost race adventure novel, descendants of Ancient Romans on an island in the South Pacific. Also, survival of Ancient Atlanteans in an underground city.