The Russian Czar Peter the Great commissions Jonathan Green, an English traveller, to map the Far East territories of the Russian Empire. Green sets off on yet every other lengthy adventure, full of implausible adventures, which sooner or later leads him to China. On his manner, the well-known cartographer makes breath-taking discoveries, meets mysterious creatures, Chinese princesses, lethal masters of oriental martial arts, or even Lun Van, the King of Dragons, himself. What might be more perilous than searching into the eyes of Viy? Only meeting him once more… What will prevail this time — the unflinching scepticism of the scientist or historic black magic, which has already gained have an effect on over the Far East Lands?