The Bright Face of Danger
A James Geraldi TrioBook - 2000
The saga of James Geraldi, one of Max Brand's most intriguing characters, continues in this trio of adventures centered on the pursuit of a priceless ancient Egyptian treasure. Dubbed the "Frigate Bird" because of his penchant for stealing from thieves, Geraldi is now approached by one of them for help. Edgar Asprey's objective is the Golden Horus, fashioned from four perfect emeralds and a large, flawless, yellow diamond, which was smuggled to America by archeologist Robert Ingall. But some international jewel thieves are also on its trail, complicating Asprey's plans.
Publisher: Unity, ME : Five Star, 2000
Characteristics: 287 p. ; 22 cm