Nurmi Husa's A Coign of Vantage (The Occho Saturninus Mysteries Book 1) PDF

By Nurmi Husa

ISBN-10: 1453859896

ISBN-13: 9781453859896

a stunning younger lady abruptly vanishes and not using a hint. might the rotting corpse came across within the Tiber, dangling by way of a size flame-colored silk, be hers? Her distraught fiancé Titus is wanting to examine the reality. Trusty Saturninus, slave to Titus' uncle Occho, is dispatched to sleuth out her destiny irrespective of the price.

Along the best way Saturninus works via an enthralling solid of characters - from Caesar himself and his lover Antinoös to various eccentric excessive monks, robust senators and their playboy sons, down to an unforgettable pair of vicious Mauretanian thugs and a fierce little yappy puppy - to not omit Sulpicia Pisistrata, a cauponista with a tremendous middle and a powerful correct hook. Meet Rome in all its ghastly elegance and opulent ghastliness.

A COIGN OF VANTAGE is the 1st in a thrilling new sequence of ancient homicide mysteries (with a funny bent) taking pictures in wealthy and bright aspect old Rome from the time of Caesar Hadrian (128 C.E.).

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