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Ode to a banker

Author: Lindsey Davis
Publisher: London : Arrow, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"In the long hot Roman summer of AD74, Marcus Didius Falco, private informer and spare time poet, gives a reading for his family and friends. Things get out of hand as usual. The event is taken over by Aurelius Chrysippus, a wealthy Greek banker and patron to a group of struggling writers, who offers to publish Falco's work - a golden opportunity that rapidly palls. A visit to the Chrysippus scriptorium implicates  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
History
Named Person: Marcus Didius Falco; Marcus Didius Falco
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lindsey Davis
ISBN: 9780099515173 0099515172
OCLC Number: 267166181
Notes: Originally published: London: Century, 2000.
Description: pages cm.
Responsibility: Lindsey Davis.

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In the long, hot Roman summer of AD 74, Falco, private informer and spare-time poet, gives a reading for his family and friends. Things get out of hand as usual. The event is taken over by Aurelius  Read more...

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