Lo scrigno dell'Imperatrice

Series: Martin Mystère

N°: 263

Lo scrigno dell'Imperatrice

Introduction: Where does anyone who dares challenge duke Tsai Lan end up? The answer is hidden in a temple high up in the mountains of China…

Barcode: 977112157900340263

Release: 12/02/2004

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Plot and script: Stefano Vietti
Artwork: Enrico Bagnoli (Henry)
Cover: Giancarlo Alessandrini


The Detective of the Impossible and Java travel to China to come to the aid of an old friend, the medium Milly. The British secret services are looking for an ancient artifact, a casket that used to belong to the “Widow Empress” in the early Twentieth century. But why is it so precious? End why does the “Black Duke”, Tsai Lan, want to get hold of it? The answer to the mystery is buried in the horrors of an old English lord’s memories, and in the acts of violence committed during the bloody “Boxers’ Revolt” way back in the year 1900!