WorldCat Identities

Davis, Lindsey

Overview
Works: 167 works in 1,410 publications in 14 languages and 41,580 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery stories  Historical fiction  Miscellanea  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Performer, Editor, Creator
Classifications: PR6054.A8925, 823.914
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lindsey Davis
The silver pigs : a novel by Lindsey Davis( Book )

99 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 14 languages and held by 1,981 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marcus Falco, a private detective in ancient Rome, hopes to upgrade his social life when a senator asks him to uncover a plot against his niece. Instead, he finds treachery and conspiracy at the highest levels
See Delphi and die : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis( Book )

34 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,842 WorldCat member 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 )

31 editions published between 2009 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,705 WorldCat member 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 )

69 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 10 languages and held by 1,531 WorldCat member 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)
Nemesis by Lindsey Davis( Book )

24 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,495 WorldCat member 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 corrupt rulers
Saturnalia by Lindsey Davis( Book )

23 editions published between 2007 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member 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 )

50 editions published between 1996 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,422 WorldCat member 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
Three hands in the fountain by Lindsey Davis( Book )

42 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,406 WorldCat member 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
Venus in copper : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis( Book )

61 editions published between 1991 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,372 WorldCat member 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
The accusers by Lindsey Davis( Book )

43 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,354 WorldCat member 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
A body in the bathhouse by Lindsey Davis( Book )

40 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ancient Roman investigator Marcus Didius Falco finds trouble on the site of a new palace being built by the king of the Atrebates tribe in distant Britain
Ode to a banker by Lindsey Davis( Book )

33 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,321 WorldCat member 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
Time to depart by Lindsey Davis( Book )

50 editions published between 1995 and 2008 in 8 languages and held by 1,319 WorldCat member 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
The Jupiter myth by Lindsey Davis( Book )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,307 WorldCat member 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
Scandal takes a holiday by Lindsey Davis( Book )

36 editions published between 2004 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member 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
The Ides of April : a Flavia Albia mystery by Lindsey Davis( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Working as a private informer in Rome during the reign of Domitian, Flavia Albia is hired to investigate a fatal accident, an investigation that turns sinister when her client dies under suspicious circumstances that place Flavia's reputation at stake
One virgin too many by Lindsey Davis( Book )

32 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,263 WorldCat member 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
Two for the lions by Lindsey Davis( Book )

37 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 1,234 WorldCat member 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
Last act in Palmyra by Lindsey Davis( Book )

40 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,214 WorldCat member 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 )

48 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in 9 languages and held by 1,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slipping undercover into Germania, Falco meets with disarray, murder and torture in his quest to find a Druid priestess
 
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Alternative Names
Davids, Lindsey Margaret 1949-

Davis, Lindsay 1949-

Davis, Lindsey Margaret 1949-

Lindsey Davis brytyjska pisarka, autorka kryminałów historycznych

Lindsey Davis écrivaine britannique

Lindsey Davis englische Schriftstellerin

Lindsey Davis scrittrice inglese

Линдси Дэвис

デイヴィス, リンゼイ

リンゼイ・デイヴィス

Languages
English (534)

Spanish (167)

German (50)

Czech (24)

Italian (23)

French (13)

Polish (10)

Danish (7)

Turkish (2)

Catalan (2)

Russian (2)

Korean (2)

Dutch (2)

Japanese (1)

Covers
See Delphi and die : a Marcus Didius Falco novelAlexandriaShadows in bronze : a Marcus Didius Falco novelNemesisSaturnaliaA dying light in CordubaThree hands in the fountainVenus in copper : a Marcus Didius Falco novel