Behold the Secrets of The Nine The Nine a sinister cabal of ancient and powerful immortals have secretly ruled mankind for over thirty thousand years. Lord Grandrith, the legendary ape-man, had once been their servant. Now, appalled by their tyranny, he is determined to overthrow his diabolical former masters. But how can he destroy what will live forever? Featuring a brand-new introduction by Win Scott Eckert (Myths for the Modern Age: Philip Jose Farmer's Wold Newton Universe).