Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First American Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1986.
A signed first american edition/first printing in fine condition with a dust-jacket of equal condition. Book is signed and inscribed by author "Daphne - hi!" The wrapping around the dust-jacket indicates that the edition is autographed. The binding of the book is very tight. The silver lettering along the spine is in excellent condition.
A Jockey's Life is the biography of Lester Piggott, an English jockey who competed in the 19th century. The book tells Piggott's story, from his childhood in the country to his career as a jockey, and covers his many notable victories.; 8vo; 338 pages; Signed by Author.