Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First American Edition
Publisher: New York: Putnam, 1983.
Dick Francis' gripping novel tells the story of Tom Hazel, a young banker who, after a promising start to his career, is abruptly fired from his prestigious post in the prestigious London bank. Desperate to get his career back on track and prove himself once again, Hazel takes a job as a lowly clerk in a small regional bank. But even in the lowly position of bank clerk, Hazel finds himself at the heart of some of the most dramatic and high-stakes dealings in the banking world. As he quickly rises through the ranks, Hazel becomes embroiled in a dizzying web of corruption and deceit, risking everything to get back on his feet and save his bank from ruin. Banker is a brilliantly written and suspenseful novel that will keep readers on the edge of their seats until the final shocking twist.; Remainder; 8vo; $8.00.