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Davis, Lindsey

Works: 338 works in 1,978 publications in 11 languages and 42,695 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Historical fiction  Detective and mystery stories, English  Thrillers (Fiction)  Miscellanea  Young adult works 
Roles: Author, Performer, Creator
Classifications: PR6054.A8925, 823.914
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Publications about Lindsey Davis
Publications by Lindsey Davis
Most widely held works by Lindsey Davis
The silver pigs : a novel by Lindsey Davis( Book )
94 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 9 languages and held by 1,821 libraries worldwide
When Marcus Didius Falco, a Roman "informer" who has a nose for trouble that's sharper than most, encounters Sosia Camillina in the Forum, he senses immediately all is not right with the pretty girl. She confesses to him that she is fleeing for her life, and Falco makes the rash decision to rescue her--a decision he will come to regret. For Sosia bears a heavy burden: as heavy as a pile of stolen Imperial ingots, in fact. Matters just get more complicated when Falco meets Helena Justina, a Senator's daughter who is connected to the very same traitors he has sworn to expose. Soon Falco finds himself swept from the perilous back alleys of Ancient Rome to the silver mines of distant Britain--and up against a cabal of traitors with blood on their hands and no compunction whatsoever to do away with a snooping plebe like Falco
Alexandria by Lindsey Davis( Book )
30 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,571 libraries worldwide
In A.D. 77, Marcus Didius Falco, agent to the Emperor Vespasian, investigates the mysterious death of the head librarian of the world-famous library of Alexandria, bringing him into immediate conflict with the darker side of academic life
The Ides of April : a Flavia Albia mystery by Lindsey Davis( Book )
22 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,379 libraries worldwide
Working as a private informer in Rome during the reign of Domitian, Flavia Albia is hired to investigate a fatal accident, an investigation that turns sinister when her client dies under suspicious circumstances that place Flavia's reputation at stake
Shadows in bronze : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis( Book )
62 editions published between 1990 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,377 libraries worldwide
Rome. AD 71. Marcus Didius Falco, now Imperial Agent to Emperor Vespasian, is keeping busy tidying up corpses, kicking over the traces of a failed coup, making a bit on the side in stolen lead ingots. But a new plot to usurp the purple robes of power puts Falco on the back of a mule with a one-way ticket down the Appian Way--bumping into trouble, treason and Helena Justina, a senator's daughter he's trying hard to forget.--Publisher description (
Nemesis by Lindsey Davis( Book )
24 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and Dutch and held by 1,348 libraries worldwide
When a pair of his father's associates disappear under suspicious circumstances, informer Marcus Didius Falco of A.D. 77 Rome investigates allegations of a feud involving a group of notorious freedmen, who are receiving high-level protection from corrupt rulers
Venus in copper : a Marcus Didius Falco novel by Lindsey Davis( Book )
45 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 1,233 libraries worldwide
In 70 A.D. in ancient Rome, no one is a saint. Or so thinks Marcus Didius Falco, a private investigator first introduced in the award-winning SILVER PIGS, who's trying to prevent a murder before it happens. When every man a woman marries dies, Falco knows there's smoke and fire--and he'll stop at nothing to untangle the Gordion knot that proves it
A dying light in Corduba by Lindsey Davis( Book )
36 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,233 libraries worldwide
The first century Roman sleuth, Marcus Didius Falco, investigates a murder linked to corruption in the olive oil trade. By the author of Last Act in Palmyra
Three hands in the fountain by Lindsey Davis( Book )
30 editions published between 1996 and 2011 in English and held by 1,213 libraries worldwide
When body parts begin turning up in the aqueduct of 1st century Rome, authorities decide a serial killer is at work. The case is given to PI Marcus Didius Falco. By the author of Time to Depart
The accusers by Lindsey Davis( Book )
43 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,189 libraries worldwide
Roman sleuth Marcus Didius Falco becomes caught up in the trial of a senator, a case that becomes complicated by the senator's convenient "suicide" and draws Falco into a confrontation with powerful forces in the Roman legal system
A body in the bathhouse by Lindsey Davis( Book )
36 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
Ancient Roman investigator Marcus Didius Falco finds trouble on the site of a new palace being built by the king of the Atrebates tribe in distant Britain
Time to depart by Lindsey Davis( Book )
47 editions published between 1995 and 2013 in English and Spanish and held by 1,165 libraries worldwide
In ancient Rome, Marcus Didius Falco, the emperor's secret agent investigates a rash of murders believed to be the work of the convicted mobster Balbinus. From his exile, Balbinus is revenging himself on the people who helped convict him. Lots of local color, from weddings to Roman firefighting methods
Ode to a banker by Lindsey Davis( Book )
30 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and Spanish and held by 1,145 libraries worldwide
"Chrysippus, esteemed banker, patron of the arts, and scroll merchant," offers to publish Falco's work, but when Falco hears the proposed price and then learns that Chrysippus has been murdered, Falco assembles all the suspects.--Jacket
One virgin too many by Lindsey Davis( Book )
28 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,110 libraries worldwide
11th installment of Marcus Didius Falco, the cynical, hard-boiled investigator from the rough end of Rome, is back from a difficult mission in North Africa. As a result of his hard work, Emperor Vespasian awards Falco with the title of Procurator of Poultry for the Senate and People of Rome, or keeper of the city's sacred geese. Not much of a salary, of course, but the title does give him a better standing with his in-laws. Now, all Falco wants is to spend time relaxing at home with his family
Master and God by Lindsey Davis( Book )
12 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 1,089 libraries worldwide
Gaius Vinius is a reluctant Praetorian Guard. Flavia Lucilla is responsible for making toupees for the balding and increasingly paranoid emperor. The two of them are brought together during a devastating fire in Rome, leading to a lifelong friendship. Together they watch Domitian's once talented rule unravel into madness and cruelty, until the people closest to him conspire to delete him from history
Deadly election by Lindsey Davis( Book )
22 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in English and Spanish and held by 1,051 libraries worldwide
"In the first century A.D., during Domitian's reign, Flavia Albia is ready for a short break from her family. So, in July, she returns to Rome, leaving them at their place on the coast. Albia, the daughter of Marcus Didius Falco, now retired as private informer, has taken up her father's former profession and it's time to get back to work. The first order business, however, is the corpse found in a chest sent as part of a large lot to be sold by the Falco family auction house. As the senior family representative in Rome, it falls upon Albia to find out who, why, and by whom. At the same time, her potential young man, Faustus, comes looking for help with his friend Sextus's political campaign. Between the auction business and Roman politics, it's not quite clear which one is the more under-handed and duplicitous. Both, however, are tied together by the mysterious body in the chest, and if Albia isn't able to solve that mystery, it won't be the only body to drop"--
The Jupiter myth by Lindsey Davis( Book )
34 editions published between 2002 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,010 libraries worldwide
While visiting his wife's relatives in Britain, Roman sleuth Marcus Didius Falco confronts a diplomatic crisis when the body of King Togidubnus is found stuffed down a barroom well
The descent to Avernus, with ticket office by Lindsey Davis( Book )
3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Falco : the official companion by Lindsey Davis( Book )
4 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
"'As the girl came running up the steps, I decided she was wearing far too many clothes ... ' So, in 1989, readers were introduced to Marcus Didius Falco, the Roman informer, as he stood on the steps of the Temple of Saturn, looking out across the Forum: the heart of his world. Twenty years and twenty books later, Falco fans want a companion volume"--Dust jacket flap
See Delphi And Die : (Falco 17) by Lindsey Davis( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Now married to his beloved Helena Justina, Marcus Didius Falco is hired to take on a murder investigation that will require him and Helena to travel to Olympia, Greece, to uncover the truth about a series of disappearances
Scandal takes a holiday - (falco 16) by Lindsey Davis( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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Alternative Names
Davids, Lindsey Margaret 1949-
Davis, Lindsay 1949-
Davis, Lindsey Margaret 1949-
Lindsey Davis brytyjska pisarka, autorka kryminałów historycznych
Lindsey Davis écrivaine britannique
Lindsey Davis englische Schriftstellerin
Lindsey Davis schrijfster uit Engeland
Lindsey Davis scrittrice inglese
Линдси Дэвис
데이비스, 린제이 1949-
데이비스, 린지 1949-
デイヴィス, リンゼイ
English (506)
Spanish (72)
Polish (6)
German (5)
Turkish (3)
Italian (2)
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Korean (2)
Japanese (1)
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