Publication: Scorpion Press, 1996, Blakeney
First edition. Limited to 99 numbered copies signed by the author. Very fine bound in quarter leather and marbled boards in transparent dust jacket. With an appreciation by Peter Lovesey. Marcus Didius Falco travels to Baetica ... a man had been killed and Rome's Chief of Spies had been left for dead. Falco's investigation leads him into the fiercely competitive world of olive-oil production and to a possible olive oil cartel.
Inventory Number: 29196