London: Century, . First edition. A limited edition uncorrected proof. # 264 in a limited edition of 400 copies, signed by the author. This proof precedes the trade edition's publication date. As new in tradesize wrappers. Fifth novel in the Marcus Didius Falco series. Set in Ancient Rome, Falco is challenged to find a hidden art treasure as well as to clear his own name from a murder charge stemming from shady deals concocted by his late conniving brother. A story of shipping scams, crooked antiques auctions and hired thugs.
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