Ode to a Banker: (Falco 12) download free [PDF and Ebook] by Lindsey Davis

Ode to a Banker: (Falco 12) download free [PDF and Ebook] by Lindsey Davis year 2009
  • Book name: Ode to a Banker: (Falco 12)
  • Author: Lindsey Davis
  • Release date: 2009/4/6
  • Publisher: CORNERSTONE
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Crime and Thriller
  • ISBN: 9780099515173
  • Rating: 9.17 of 10
  • Votes: 119
  • Review by: Kayson Samuels
  • Review rating: 7.06 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/26
  • Total pages: 368
  • Includes a PDF summary of 36 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: `The first concern of an author is to do down his colleagues.'In the long, hot Roman summer of AD 74, Falco, private informer and spare-time poet, gives a reading for his family and friends. Things get out of hand as usual. The event is taken over by Aurelius Chrysippus, a wealthy Greek banker and patron to a group of struggling writers, who offers to publish Falco's work. A visit to the Chrysippus scriptorium implicates Falco in a gruesome literary murder, so when commissioned to investigate, Falco is forced to accept.Lindsey Davis's twelfth novel wittily explores Roman publishing and banking, taking us from the jealousies of authorship and the mire of patronage to the darker financial world, where default can have fatal consequences...
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 20H2M7S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Crime, Contemporary Fiction, Crime Fiction, Historical Fiction
  • Available formats: TXT, TXTz, WORD, JPEG, PDF, DOC, EPUB, TCR. Compressed in RAR, CHM, AZW, Z, TZO, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 12.10 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x22mm
  • Weight: 255g
  • Printed by: ARROW BOOKS LTD
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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