Samuel Flowers is a rich man and owns a fleet of ships. His niece, Beatrice Galloway keeps house for him at his home Maldon Grange outside London.
Valuable treasure is missing from a native people group that somehow ends up in England. More than one mysterious persons are looking for that treasure. Will it be found, and what happens to Flowers and his niece?
The excellent mystery-adventure. There is mystery and great characters in this story.