Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Edition: First US Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: New York, Evanston, San Francisco, London: Harper & Row, 1974.
A Very Good+ first printing of the first edition, tips little bumped, foxing to top page block. In Very Good+, lightly tanned dust-jacket, spine ends little chipped. Signed by author Dick Francis directly on the title page.
"The announcement of a new Dick Francis is as promising of excitement as the bugle call to the post. Kockdown is one of his best and his best is very good indeed." - Heywood Hale Broun; [iv], 217,  pages.