Binding: 1/4 Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York And Evanston: Harper & Row, Publishers, c1967.
A first printing of the first American edition in Fine condition housed in an equally unblemished dust-jacket. Book is signed by author Dick Francis on the half-title page which also bears a previous owner's name.
Gene Hawkins, a British civil servant and secret agent, becomes involved in a quest to discover a great thoroughbred stallion named Chrysalis that has been taken in an act Hawkins believes is no accident; [i-vi] 1-241 [242-250] pages.