An amnesic Tarzan finds the treasure vaults of the lost city of Opar at the same time a mysterious treasure hunter and a band of thieves also learn of the hidden wealth. When Tarzan's plunder falls into the hunter's hands, a game of deadly double-cross begins--and the winner claims the treasure!
The finality in his tone seemed to assure Lady Greystoke that further argument was futile, and so she abandoned the subject.
Werper remained, listening, for a short time, and then, confident that he had overheard all that was necessary and fearing discovery, returned to the veranda, where he smoked numerous cigarets in rapid succession before retiring.
The following morning at breakfast, Werper announced his intention of making an early departure, and asked Tarzan's permission to hunt big game in the Waziri country on his way out--permission which Lord Greystoke readily granted.
The Belgian consumed two days in completing his preparations, but finally got away with his safari, accompanied by a single Waziri guide whom Lord Greystoke had loaned him.