Davis Lindsey

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01. A dying light in Corduba Читать →

Жанр: Исторический детектив «Nobody was poisoned at the dinner for the Society of Olive Oil Producers of Baetica – though in retrospect, that was quite a surprise. Had I realised Anacrites the Chief Spy would be present, I would myself have taken a small vial of toad's blood concealed in my napkin and ready for use. Of course he…

02. Nemesis Читать →

Жанр: Исторический детектив «NEMESIS Lindsey Davis PRINCIPAL CHARACTERS Marcus Didius Falco a man of mixed fortunes and seeker after truth Helena Justina his true love, sought and won Falco’s family low grade, but not as bad as they seem: Junilla Tacita formidable wife to the deplorable Geminus Maia Favonia Falco’s sister, the best of the bunch Flavia Albia heart-broken and ready to break heads Katutis Falco’s secretary,…

03. Ode to a Banker Читать →

Жанр: Исторический детектив « …»

04. Poseidon s Gold Читать →

Жанр: Криминальный детектив «March-April, AD72

05. Scandal takes a Holiday Читать →

Жанр: Исторический детектив «If he chucks a stone, he's done for,” muttered Petronius. I'll have the little tyke It was a hot day along the waterfront at the mouth of the Tiber in Ostia. Petro and I had badly needed a drink. It was so hot we only made it to just outside the vigiles patrol house and…

06. THE ACCUSERS Читать →

Жанр: Криминальный детектив «I HAD BEEN an informer for over a decade when I finally learned what the job entailed. There were no surprises. I knew how society viewed us: lowborn hangers-on, upstarts too impatient for honest careers, or corrupt nobles. The lowest grade was proudly occupied by me, Marcus Didius Falco, son of the utterly plebeian rogue Didius…

07. Time to Depart Читать →

Жанр: Исторический детектив «'I still can't believe I've put the bastard away for good!' Petronius muttered. 'He's not on the boat yet,' Fusculus corrected him. Clearly the Watch's optimist. There were five us waiting on a quayside. Mid-October. An hour before dawn. A wakening breeze chilled our tense faces as we huddled in cloaks. The day was making itself ready…

08. Two for Lions Читать →

Жанр: Детектив (не относящийся в прочие категории) “Two for the Lions,” by Lindsey Davis, takes place in A.D. 73. Lindsey Davis' sleuth – informer Marcus Didius Falco – admits he needs a partner and so teams up (to work on a census project) with Anacrites, a man he loathes because of his previous employment as imperial spy. Falco ultimately discovers that working…