Book Condition: Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo ; 308 pages
Publisher: New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1995.
A first edition/first printing in Very Good+ condition with lightly stained boards, little smudging page edges in Near Fine dust-jacket with minor edgewear. Signed by the Dick Francis on a tipped-in page.
Sid Halley, the jockey turned investigator from Francis' previous thrillers Odds Against and Whip Hand, is back in this suspenseful tale. Tragedy strikes on the morning of Halley's court appearance to testify against a friend, leading him to believe that there is more to the story than he previously understood.