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1 Davis, Lindsey Shadows in Bronze
New York, NY, U.S.A. Crown Publishing Group 1991 0-517-57612-0 / 9780517576120 First Edition Hard Cover 
Very Good in a Very Good+ dustjacket. Blue boards quarterbound in beige cloth. The spine is stamped in red. Beige endpapers. 341pps., plus maps. First Printing. There is modest rubbing and bumping to the board-edges and a lean to the spine. Also, there is a small pencil-erasure in the top corner of the ffep. Otherwise clean, tight, and bright. The dustjacket, glossy in a mylar sleeve, has light rubbing and crinkling to the extremities; no chips, soiling, or tears. The original price is intact. The second Marcus Didius Falco mystery, after 'Silver Pigs'.

"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..."

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Price: 19.90 USD
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2 Davis, Lindsey Silver Pigs: A Detective Novel in Ancient Rome
New York, New York, U.S.A. Crown Publishers 1989 0517573636 / 9780517573631 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover 
[1989]. Near Fine in a Fine dustjacket. Black boards quarterbound in blue cloth. The spine is stamped in silver. Octavo. Blue endpapers. ix + 258pps. The original owner has neatly penned their name in the upper corner of the ffep., otherwise Fine: clean, tight, square, and bright. All tips are sharp. The text is immaculate; no apparent reading wear. The dustjacket, glossy in a new mylar sleeve, is as new; the original price (18.95) is intact. A very nice, collector's-quality copy of the author's first novel -- the introduction of Marcus Didius Falco.

"...Rome. AD 70. Private eye Marcus Didius Falco knows his way around the eternal city. He can handle the muggers, the police and most of the girls. But one fresh sixteen-year-old, Sosia Camillina, finds him a case no Roman should be getting his nose into. Some friends, Romans and countrymen are doing a highly profitable, if highly illegal, trade in silver ingots or pigs. For Falco it's the start of a murderous trail that leads far beyond the seven hills..."

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3 Davis, Lindsey Silver Pigs: A Detective Novel in Ancient Rome
New York, New York, U.S.A. Crown Publishers 1989 0517573636 / 9780517573631 First Edition Hard Cover 
[1989]. Very Good+ in a Near Fine dust jacket. Black boards quarterbound in blue cloth. The spine is stamped in silver. Octavo. Blue endpapers. ix + 258pps. First Printing. There is light soiling and bumping and a faint pencil-erasure of price on the half-title page, otherwise overall clean, bright, and soundly bound. The text is immaculate; no apparent reading wear. The dust jacket, glossy in a new mylar sleeve, is mildly rubbed; the original price (18.95) is intact. A nice, collector's-quality copy of the author's first novel -- the introduction of Marcus Didius Falco.

"Rome. AD 70. Private eye Marcus Didius Falco knows his way around the eternal city. He can handle the muggers, the police and most of the girls. But one fresh sixteen-year-old, Sosia Camillina, finds him a case no Roman should be getting his nose into. Some friends, Romans and countrymen are doing a highly profitable, if highly illegal, trade in silver ingots or pigs. For Falco it's the start of a murderous trail that leads far beyond the seven hills."


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Price: 50.00 USD
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4 Davis, Lindsey The Course of Honor : A Novel of Romantic Suspense
New York, NY, U.S.A. Mysterious Press 1998 0892966742 / 9780892966745 First Edition Hardcover SIGNED by the Author
Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Brown boards. The spine is stamped in gilt. Octavo. 327pps. First Printing. There is a mild bump to the heel of the spine and a remainder mark on the bottom of the textblock, otherwise clean, tight, square, and bright. All tips are sharp. Yet to be read. The dustjacket, glossy in a new mylar sleeve, is lightly rubbed; the original price is intact. SIGNED by the author -- without further inscription -- on the title-page.

"Now Davis broadens her vista in a sweeping, emotionally intense novel of a slave who rises to be the Emperor's lady.a tale of a real Roman emperor, a woman who truly lived, and a love story so surely told, credible, and moving that it rings of truth. Rome under Tiberius, his dreadful successor Caligula, and even the brilliant Claudius is a treacherous arena for ambitious men. But the career path for citizens who aspire to become senators is called 'The Course of Honor' -- even if it is strewn with betrayal and murder. And this honorable course has an unbreakable rule: A Roman senator cannot marry a slave, even a freed one, no matter how great the passion between them."

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Price: 28.00 USD
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5 Davis, Lindsey The Course of Honor : A Novel of Romantic Suspense
New York, NY, U.S.A. Mysterious Press 1998 0892966742 / 9780892966745 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover SIGNED by the Author
Near Fine in a Near Fine dustjacket. Brown boards. The spine is stamped in gilt. Octavo. 327pps. There is a mild bump to the heel of the spine and a remainder mark on the bottom of the textblock, otherwise clean, tight, square, and bright. All tips are sharp. Yet to be read. The dustjacket, glossy in a new mylar sleeve, is lightly rubbed; the original price is intact. SIGNED by the author -- without further inscription -- on the title-page. ".Now Davis broadens her vista in a sweeping, emotionally intense novel of a slave who rises to be the Emperor's lady.a tale of a real Roman emperor, a woman who truly lived, and a love story so surely told, credible, and moving that it rings of truth. Rome under Tiberius, his dreadful successor Caligula, and even the brilliant Claudius is a treacherous arena for ambitious men. But the career path for citizens who aspire to become senators is called 'The Course of Honor' -- even if it is strewn with betrayal and murder. And this honorable course has an unbreakable rule: A Roman senator cannot marry a slave, even a freed one, no matter how great the passion between them." Purchase with confidence: all books, gradings, and descriptions are rendered the care of a genuine bibliophile. Satisfaction guaranteed or all costs you've incurred will be refunded. Thanks for your interest in Nooks Of Books. 
Price: 29.90 USD
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