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A body in the bath house

Author: Lindsey Davis
Publisher: London : Century, 2001.
Series: Falco, 13.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The 13th novel featuring Marcus Didius Falco finds the Roman P.I. in the midst of a home improve- ment that brings an unwanted "visitor" to his bathhouse. Poor Marcus Didius Falco: The two shiftless contractors working on his new Roman bathhouse have left him with a horrible smell emanating from the below-ground furnace. . . and some gruesome site debris. Meanwhile, the king of the Atrebtes tribe in faraway  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Mystery fiction
Named Person: Marcus Didius Falco; Marcus Didius Falco
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 071268039X 9780712680394 0712678549 9780712678544 0712669647 9780712669641
OCLC Number: 46333160
Description: 304 pages ; 24 cm
Series Title: Falco, 13.
Responsibility: Lindsey Davis.

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AD75, and in Britain King Togidubnus of the Atrebates is running up huge bills for his fine new residence (known to us as Fishbourne Palace). Suspecting corruption, the frugal Emperor Vespasian  Read more...

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Praise for the 12th Falco novel, "Ode to a Banker" A witty satire of publishing and banking with striking contemporary resonance...hot, noisy smelly and full of unforgettable characters. "Guardian""

 
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