Most widely held works about Lindsey Davis
Most widely held works by Lindsey Davis
The silver pigs : a novel by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
80 editions published between 1989 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,716 libraries worldwide
Marius Falco is a private detective operating in ancient Rome. When he rescues beautiful Sosia Camillina from pursuing thugs in the Forum, he is drawn into a hunt for silver ingots being smuggled into Rome to fund a plot against the Emperor.
See Delphi and die : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
28 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,415 libraries worldwide
Now married to his beloved Helena Justina, Marcus Didius Falco is hired to take on a murder investigation that will require him and Helena to travel to Olympia, Greece, to uncover the truth about a series of disappearances.
Alexandria by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
29 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,387 libraries worldwide
In A.D. 77, Marcus Didius Falco, agent to the Emperor Vespasian, investigates the mysterious death of the head librarian of the world-famous library of Alexandria, bringing him into immediate conflict with the darker side of academic life.
Shadows in bronze : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
52 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 8 languages and held by 1,381 libraries worldwide
Rome. AD 71. Marcus Didius Falco, now Imperial Agent to Emperor Vespasian, is keeping busy tidying up corpses, kicking over the traces of a failed coup, making a bit on the side in stolen lead ingots. But a new plot to usurp the purple robes of power puts Falco on the back of a mule with a one-way ticket down the Appian Way--bumping into trouble, treason and Helena Justina, a senator's daughter he's trying hard to forget.--Publisher description (http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/description/random049/90025078.html).
The accusers by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
29 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,293 libraries worldwide
Roman sleuth Marcus Didius Falco becomes caught up in the trial of a senator, a case that becomes complicated by the senator's convenient "suicide" and draws Falco into a confrontation with powerful forces in the Roman legal system.
Venus in copper : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
42 editions published between 1991 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,288 libraries worldwide
In 70 A.D. in ancient Rome, no one is a saint. Or so thinks Marcus Didius Falco, a private investigator first introduced in the award-winning SILVER PIGS, who's trying to prevent a murder before it happens. When every man a woman marries dies, Falco knows there's smoke and fire--and he'll stop at nothing to untangle the Gordion knot that proves it.
Three hands in the fountain by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
35 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,285 libraries worldwide
When body parts begin turning up in the aqueduct of 1st century Rome, authorities decide a serial killer is at work. The case is given to PI Marcus Didius Falco. By the author of Time to Depart.
Saturnalia by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
26 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,265 libraries worldwide
Roman sleuth Marcus Didius Falco is pitted against his old rival, the Chief Spy Anacrites, to find a fugitive, an enemy of Rome who vanished from house arrest, leaving behind the body of murdered young man.
A dying light in Corduba by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
34 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 1,183 libraries worldwide
The first century Roman sleuth, Marcus Didius Falco, investigates a murder linked to corruption in the olive oil trade. By the author of Last Act in Palmyra.
Scandal takes a holiday by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
22 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and Spanish and held by 1,181 libraries worldwide
When the scribe of ancient Rome's daily scandal column goes missing in seaside Ostia, investigator Marcus Didius Falco learns that the scribe was working on a story about an underworld kidnapping racket involving pirates.
Two for the lions by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
19 editions published between 1998 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,174 libraries worldwide
The first century Roman detective, Marcus Didius Falco, investigates the world of gladiators after one is murdered. The probe takes him to Tripoli where gladiator handlers buy their lions.
The Jupiter myth by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
20 editions published between 2002 and 2009 in English and held by 1,160 libraries worldwide
While visiting his wife's relatives in Britain, Roman sleuth Marcus Didius Falco confronts a diplomatic crisis when the body of King Togidubnus is found stuffed down a barroom well.
Ode to a banker by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
24 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 1,156 libraries worldwide
"Chrysippus, esteemed banker, patron of the arts, and scroll merchant," offers to publish Falco's work, but when Falco hears the proposed price and then learns that Chrysippus has been murdered, Falco assembles all the suspects.--Jacket.
One virgin too many by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,150 libraries worldwide
11th installment of Marcus Didius Falco, the cynical, hard-boiled investigator from the rough end of Rome, is back from a difficult mission in North Africa. As a result of his hard work, Emperor Vespasian awards Falco with the title of Procurator of Poultry for the Senate and People of Rome, or keeper of the city's sacred geese. Not much of a salary, of course, but the title does give him a better standing with his in-laws. Now, all Falco wants is to spend time relaxing at home with his family.
Nemesis by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
18 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 1,149 libraries worldwide
When a pair of his father's associates disappear under suspicious circumstances, informer Marcus Didius Falco of A.D. 77 Rome investigates allegations of a feud involving a group of notorious freedmen, who are receiving high-level protection from corruptrulers.
Time to depart by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
32 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 5 languages and held by 1,133 libraries worldwide
In ancient Rome, Marcus Didius Falco, the emperor's secret agent investigates a rash of murders believed to be the work of the convicted mobster Balbinus. From his exile, Balbinus is revenging himself on the people who helped convict him. Lots of local color, from weddings to Roman firefighting methods. By the author of Last Act in Palmyra.
Last act in Palmyra by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
30 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in 6 languages and held by 1,115 libraries worldwide
The Roman detective, Marcus Didius Falco, goes to Syria in search of an abducted woman who was a water organist in a circus. A perfect cover to do some spying for the emperor. By the author of The Iron Hand of Mars.
The iron hand of Mars by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
25 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 1,095 libraries worldwide
Slipping undercover into Germania, Falco meets with disarray, murder and torture in his quest to find a Druid priestess.
The course of honor by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
32 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 1,061 libraries worldwide
One of the great love stories of the Roman empire, that of Caenis, a slave girl, and the soldier who was to become Emperor Vespasian. It is described from Caenis' point of view and includes lots of detail on everyday life in the first century.
Poseidon's gold : a Marcus Didius Falco mystery by Lindsey Davis ( Book )
38 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 1,028 libraries worldwide
On his return from a six-month mission to the German legions, Falco has just three days to prove he is not a murderer, to trace the real suspect, amass evidence, and win a fortune.
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