New York: Minotaur Books, 2021. Maps. First U.S. Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Tall 8vo, black cloth with silver lettering on spine, archival mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with a fashionable woman looking into the Colusseum, illustrated with frontispiece maps of "Rome, The Aventine Hill" and "Rome," [xii] + 320 pages. Very Fine / Fine. Item #9438
SUPERIOR CONDITION: internally & externally. Tight, bright, & clean.
A Flavia Albia Novel: Volume 9 in the series.
Set in Rome during 89 A.D., poisonings, murders, and a bloody gang war erupts during the festival of Saturnalia, and when her husband, Tiberius, becomes a target, it's time for Flavia Albia to take matters into her own hands -
Lindsey Davis (born 1949) is an award-winning English historical novelist, well known as the author of the Falco and Flavia Albia series of historical detective stories set in ancient Rome. Among her awards: Winner of the 2011 Cartier Diamond Dagger from the Crime Writers' Association.