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The Silver Pigs

by Davis, Lindsey

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Published
1990
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Fine
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First Pbk.Ed.
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9780330311830
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London: Pan, 1990 The first novel introducing Marcus Didius Falco - "a private detective operating in the Emperor Vespasian's Rome". . First Pbk.Ed.. Pbk. Fine.
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The Silver Pigs

by Davis, Lindsey

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Published
1989
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Very Good
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Reprint.
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9780345369079
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New York: Crown, 1989 The first novel introducing Marcus Didius Falco - "a private detective operating in the Emperor Vespasian's Rome".. Reprint.. Trade Paperback. Very Good.
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The Eagle [The Eagle of the Ninth]

by Sutcliff,Rosemary

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2011
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First Thus
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9780192789990
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011 This reprint of "The Eagle of the Ninth" was issued upon the releasein 2011 of the movie based on it In AD 119, the Ninth Roman Legion marched north into the wilds of Britain beyond Agricola's Wall and disappeared without a trace. Fifteen years later, Marcus Flavius Aquila, the son of the unit's commander,… Read more
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The Eagle of the Ninth

by Sutcliff,Rosemary

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Published
1970
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1970 In AD 119, the Ninth Roman Legion marched north into the wilds of Britain beyond Agricola's Wall and disappeared without a trace. Fifteen years later, Marcus Flavius Aquila, the son of the unit's commander, embarks on a quest to recover the lost eagle standard of the Ninth, symbol of a legion's - and his family's… Read more
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The Eagle of the Ninth

by Sutcliff,Rosemary

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Published
1975
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Very Good
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Reeprint
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9780192720085
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Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1975 In AD 119, the Ninth Roman Legion marched north into the wilds of Britain beyond Agricola's Wall and disappeared without a trace. Fifteen years later, Marcus Flavius Aquila, the son of the unit's commander, embarks on a quest to recover the lost eagle standard of the Ninth, symbol of a legion's - and his family's… Read more
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The Eagle of the Ninth

by Sutcliff,Rosemary

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Published
1993
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9780374419301
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux , 1993 In AD 119, the Ninth Roman Legion marched north into the wilds of Britain beyond Agricola's Wall and disappeared without a trace. Fifteen years later, Marcus Flavius Aquila, the son of the unit's commander, embarks on a quest to recover the lost eagle standard of the Ninth, symbol of a legion's -… Read more
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Gladiator

by [Franzoni, D]

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2003
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Dreamworks, 2003 Video of the Oscar winning movie video directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed, Richard Harris, Derek Jacobi, and Djimon Hounsou. Format : , DVD NTSC, Widescreen (Playing time 2hrs. 35 minutes ) "Based on a screen play by David Franzoni, John Logan and William Nicholson, Story by David Franzoni" "Once… Read more
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Turn Back the River

by Hardy, W.G.

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Published
1938
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Very Good
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1st US Ed..
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New York: Macmillan & Co, 1938 (Author was Professor of Classics at the University of Alberta) Fictional biography of Clodia "The story of a passionate , intelligent ,patrician woman set in the brilliant decadent Rome of the last days of the free Republic. The woman is Clodia, the lustrous-eyed 'Lesbia" for whom the romantic Catullus burnes so fiercely and who… Read more
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The Wayward Heart

by Bell, Sallie Lee

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Published
1957
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Fine
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1st US Edition
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Grand Rapids MI: Zondervan Publishing House, 1957 The dust jacket states "The historic events of Bible history come alive in this dramatic tale of the early Christian era," That promise is not quite fulfilled when the heroine, supposedly living in Jerusalem at the time of Nero, is described as the daughter of a Jewish mother and a Muslim [!!] father.… Read more
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The Evening of the World: A Romance of the Dark Ages

by Massie, Allan

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2002
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9780753813102
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London: Phoenix, 2002 "A Romance of the Dark Ages, being the first volume of the troligy The Matter of Eternal Rome which is also the Matter of Europe" " .set in the period of the barbarian invasions. Its hero is a young Roman nobleman named Marcus. He undergoes extraordinary experiences as he searches for meaning and stability in a twilight… Read more
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Hannibal

by Leckie, Ross

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Published
1996
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New
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Reprint
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9780349108261
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London: Abacus, 1996 In a narrative of breathtaking range and power, Ross Leckie presents not only a vivid re-creation of the great struggle of the Punic wars, but succeeds in bringing the almost mythical figure of Hannibal to life. A tragic chronicle of love and hate, heroism and cruelty, Hannibal is an epic recasting of the life of one of… Read more
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Daughter of Aphrodite

by Jagger, Brenda

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Published
1981
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Near Fine
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1st UK Edition
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9780094638402
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London: Constable, 1981 Historical novel set during the reign of Tiberius, told by Danae, a dancer and courstesan whose role allows her an intimate view of the personalities, politics, passions and promiscuity of Imperial Rome. well written and evn more fun to read than Suetonius. Tight, neat unmarked copy, but paper is slightly age toned.. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. Near… Read more
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Dreaming Stones

by Harrison, Sarah

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Published
2004
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Very Good
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1st Pbk Edition
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9780340833032
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London: Flame / Hodder & Stoughton, 2004 In second century AD, Claudia leaves Rome for the far northern province of Britain where her new husband is commander of a frontier garrison. In the late twentieth century, Miranda Tattersall - the iconic model 'Rags' - becomes the third wife of Lord Frederick Stratton, so beginning a love affair with the Strattons'… Read more
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Let the Emperor Speak : A Novel of Caesar Augustus

by Massie, Allan

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Published
1987
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Fine
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1st.US Ed..
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9780385241564
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New York: Doubleday & Co, 1987 1st.US Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine.
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Daughters of Fire

by Erskine, Barbara

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Published
2007
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New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780007825547
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London: HarperCollins, 2007 "This sweeping new novel.switches between Roman Britain and the present day where history dramatically impacts on the lives of three women.The Romans are landing in Britannia.Cartimandua, the young woman destined to rule the great Brigantes tribe, watches the invaders come ever closer. Her life has always been a maelstrom of love, conflict and revenge, but it only… Read more
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Lepidus the Centurion : A Roman of Today

by Arnold, Edwin Lester

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Published
1901
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Very Good
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1st.Can Ed..
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Toronto: Copp, Clark & Co, 1901 A Roman centurion revives to encounter life in Edwardian England. Clean, neat text, but cloth binding is scuffed. 1st.Can Ed... Decorative Cloth. Very Good.
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An Inexplicable Story Or The Narrative of Questus Firmus Siculus

by Skvorecky, Josef

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Published
2002
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New
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1st Can Ed.
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9781552633687
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Toronto: Key Porter, 2002 "In an urn sealed in the wall of an ancient Central American tomb . a mysterious manuscript has been found . it is the 'Narrative of Questus", a Roman who lived in the 1st century AD during the reign of Augustus . The central mystery: How did the scrolls come to end up in Central America… Read more
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The Emperor's Virgin

by Fraser,Sylvia

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Published
1980
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Very Good
Edition
1st Can Ed
ISBN
9780771031755
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1980 Novel about the period of Domitian by Canadian writer. 1st Can Ed. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good with slight chips & Tear.
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The Emperor's Virgin

by Fraser,Sylvia

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Published
1980
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Fine
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1st Can Ed.
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9780771031755
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Toronto: McClelland & Stewart, 1980 Ancient Rome under Domitian "An exploration of sensuality, chastity, duty and honour [it] vividly portrays the spendour, the brutality and the casual debauchery of a society as intent on destroying itself as it was on dominating the world" The author's first novel . 1st Can Ed.. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear.… Read more
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Virgin Territory

by Todd, Marilyn

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Published
1996
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New
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1st UK Edition.
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9780333652978
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London: Macmillan, 1996 Claudia jumps at the chance to leave Rome and to chaperone Sabina, after 30 years as a Vestal Virgin , back to Sicily. Unfortunately, Sabina is an imposter. And back in Rome, investigator Marcus Orbilio fears Claudia is in danger. He must go to Sicily to save her. 1st UK Edition.. Hardcover. New/New.
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