The Lydian Baker -a Marcus Corvinus Mystery

By: Wishart, David

Price: $65.93

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Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)


----------hardcover, a Near Fine copy in a Near Fine dustjacket, ---In voluntary exile in Athens, Marcus Corvinus receives a letter from his antiquarian stepfather Priscus, who has learned that the 41/2 foot solid gold statue of a female baker, one of a large number of valuable gifts to the Delphic Oracle by the 6th century BC King Croesus of Lydia, has reappeared and is being offered for sale in Athens on the black market. Corvinus agrees to be his agent and to try and buy it. But, as a result, he finds himself caught up in the world of organised crime, as well as in a deadly struggle of interests with other, less scrupulous, collectors., any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: The Lydian Baker -a Marcus Corvinus Mystery

Author Name: Wishart, David

Illustrator: Mick Posen cover Art

Categories: Historical Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, England, London, UK: Sceptre, 1998, 1st Edition, First Printings: 1998

ISBN Number: 0340713240

ISBN Number 13: 9780340713242

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Jacket Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 148019

Keywords: Wishart, David Lotooli