Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: London: Michael Joseph, 1990.
An attractive first edition/first printing in Near Fine condition with prior owner address stamp in Near Fine, UK price-clipped dustwrapper (Canadian price of $24.95 still visible) , signed by author Dick Francis on the half-title page.
Dick Francis' story of John Kendall who is leaving his well-paid job to write a novel, struggling for survival. Knowing only little about the world of racing, he agrees to write the biography of Tremayne Vickers, a highly successful National Hunt racehorse trainer ; 277 pages.