By Nurmi Husa

a gorgeous younger woman without notice vanishes with out a hint. may possibly the rotting corpse stumbled on within the Tiber, dangling through a size flame-colored silk, be hers? Her distraught fiancé Titus is desirous to study the reality. Trusty Saturninus, slave to Titus' uncle Occho, is dispatched to sleuth out her destiny regardless of the associated fee.

Along the way in which Saturninus works via an enthralling forged of characters - from Caesar himself and his lover Antinoös to various eccentric excessive monks, robust senators and their playboy sons, right down to an unforgettable pair of vicious Mauretanian thugs and a fierce little yappy puppy - to not fail to remember Sulpicia Pisistrata, a cauponista with an immense 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) shooting in wealthy and shiny aspect historical Rome from the time of Caesar Hadrian (128 C.E.).

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