Book Condition: Fair in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Publisher: London: Michael Joseph, 1995.
First edition/first printing in Fair condition, pages stained in a Near Fine dust-wrapper. Signed and inscribed by Dick Francis on the half-title 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 ; 278 pages.