The author of these pages, Mr Rod Duncan, is available to give talks and interviews. The first volume of his history of the Gas-Lit Empire is The Bullet Catcher’s Daughter. Further details may be found here.


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  • Introduction

    Aspects of the Gas-Lit Empire are laid out in these pages for your perusal. Here are maps, monographs and mysteries. Here also you may follow clues through the maze of its streets and alleyways. Hidden stories await the perceptive eye.