The Silver Pigs
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The Silver Pigs
ISBN
9780283998423
Released
January 1, 1989
Publisher
Sidgwick & Jackson
  • Unsigned
  • Hardcover
  • UK First Edition, First Printing
Category: Crime
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Book condition

Near-fine first edition, with slight bruising to bottom of spine and several light impressions along bottoms of boards. In fine unclipped dust jacket. A review copy, includes both the publisher's letter to the reviewer, and the reviewer's typed review with edits.



About

Discover one of the world's favourite detectives, as his first case leads him into conspiracy, murder and adventure ...


In 1989 THE SILVER PIGS introduced the world to laid-back first-century detective Marcus Didius Falco, his partner Helena Justina, his law and order pal Petronius, and his indomitable Mother - who became some of the most celebrated characters in historical fiction.


THE SILVER PIGS sees Falco cynically eyeing up the new Roman emperor, Vespasian. Our hero, a private informer, rescues a young girl in trouble and is catapulted into a dangerous game involving stolen imperial ingots, a dark political plot and, most hazardous of all, a senator's daughter connected to the traitors Falco has sworn to expose ...

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