New York: Minotaur Books, 2013. Maps. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. Cloth. SIGNED by the Author on the title page, tall 8vo (9 1/2" x 6 1/2"), light red cloth with gold lettering on spine, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) by David Rotstein, preliminaries include genealogical tables & two maps, [viii] + 341 pages. Very Fine / Very Fine. Item #5519
SUPERB CONDITION: internally & externally. Sharp unclipped pictorial dust jacket. Remainder mark on bottom of pages.
Author's historical detective novel starring Flavia Albia that is set in ancient Rome.
Lindsey Davis (born 1949) is an award-winning English historical novelist, best known as the author of the Falco and Flavia Alibia series of historical crime stories set in ancient Rome. Among Davis's awards: The Author's Club Prize for "Best First Novel" in 1989 for The Silver Pigs; The Crime Writers' Association (CWA); Winner of the 2011 Cartier Diamond Dagger from the Crime Writers' Association.