My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Available at Gutenberg Project.
Definitely, this is not the English version of L’abîme by Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, in spite of some websites.
The date is between twenty and thirty years ago. The place is an English sea-port. The time is night. And the business of the moment is—dancing.
I just found an interesting post concerning Dickens and Collins partnership, where The Frozen Deep is also mentioned: Wilkie Collins and Charles Dickens