The Return of the Discontinued Man is a Burton and Swinburne novel, out from Del Rey £16.99.
“Burton and Swinburne return in a new steampunk adventure, and this time they’re facing their greatest foe…
Leicester Square, London. Blood red snow falls from the sky and a strange creature, disorientated and apparently insane, materialises out of thin air. Spring Heeled Jack has returned, and he is intent on one thing: hunting Sir Richard Francis Burton.
Burton is experiencing one hallucination after another; visions of parallel realities and future history plague his every thought. These send him, and his companions, on an unimaginable expedition – a voyage through time itself…”
Also out is The Secret of Abdu el Yezdi by Mark Hodder, another Burton and Swinburne adventure (Del Rey £ 8.99):
“The Beast has been summoned. History will be unmade. Freshly knighted by King George V for discovering the source of the Nile, Sir Richard Francis Burton has been made an agent of the Crown. His mission: solve a series of high profile disappearances and – even more astonishing – locate the spirit of a dead mystic, Abdu el Yezdi. Burton and Swinburne are fighting for their very existence…”