RT Book, Whole DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 64065932 LA English T1 Roman dusk : a novel of the Count Saint-Germain A1 Yarbro, Chelsea Quinn,, PB Tor PP New York YR 2006 SN 076531391X 9780765313911 AB Set in decadent third-century C.E. Rome, Yarbro's 19th volume in her majestic fantasy series (after 2005's Dark of the Sun) is one of her finest yet to feature heroic vampire Saint-Germain, here known as Ragoczy Germainus Sanct-Franciscus. Despite his wealth, discretion and careful observance of the social niceties, Sanct-Franciscus must be careful as a foreigner. All his precautions, however, can't prevent an official from placing a spy in his household and targeting him for tax evasion and worse. Even as Sanct-Franciscus shelters and aids an abused courtesan, doctors a dying noblewoman and befriends her virginal daughter, he must contend with a fanatical young follower of one of the many religions of the day, Christianity.