In the late first century A.D. at the port of Ostia near Rome, a young lad, Ixus, works on the docks. He lives on his wits and learns about death the hard way. By chance he obtains employment at the Emperor's menagerie. And so begins a story that will end only in tragedy.
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Anthony Horne was born in Scotland in 1942 and educated at Mill Hill School and Keble College, Oxford. He taught briefly before qualifying as a solicitor, and ran his own legal firm for many years, later becoming a consultant. He retired in 2006. He is married with two grown-up children and enjoys reading and gardening.
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Book Description Matador, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M184876040X
Book Description Matador, 2009. Paperback. Book Condition: Brand New. 172 pages. 7.64x5.04x0.47 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # zk184876040X