A SPECTER OUT OF THE PAST!
To London he came, driving death before him like the swirling fog which for eons encompassed the ancient city. The embodiment of terror, danger and the macabre, his ageless ambition swept him closer to the heinous goal--dominion over the West! And those who knew him bowed to the name of--Fu Manchu.
But there was a man, one of endless resources and courage, who knew the East and its deadly secrets as few Westerners can. His name was Nayland Smith, and he had followed the shadow of Fu Manchu out of the sun baked deserts of the Orient, home to England, where the deadly doctor's fool-proof plan had already claimed the lives of two men. Smith could not allow himself to become its next victim!