Philip Nore is nearing the end as a jockey. George Millace is finished in photography. The difference is Millace is dead - and Nore has discovered ...Show synopsisPhilip Nore is nearing the end as a jockey. George Millace is finished in photography. The difference is Millace is dead - and Nore has discovered his secret: a set of files which would blow the top off the racing world. Hated by a dying grandmother he has never known, and abused by a trainer he knows only too well, Nore is no stranger to shabby morals. And when he begins to decipher the dead man's photographs, he uncovers corruption on a scale he had never imagined..."Another winner" - "Spectator". "Dick Francis has excelled himself..." - "Daily Telegraph".Hide synopsis
Edition: First edition. First edition first printing
Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd,
Description:Fine in fine dust jacket. First edition first printing of this...Fine in fine dust jacket. First edition first printing of this novel. In fine / fine condition. 248 p. Audience: General/trade.
Description:Good in Good jacket. Leather binding in Slipcase: . Good to g+...Good in Good jacket. Leather binding in Slipcase: . Good to g+ in G to g+ Case. Slipcase: bump, 2" edge tear. scratch back cover, about 2 sq inches well worn spine strip. gilt top edge, lettering, marbled pastedowns and end papers.
Description:Fine in near fine jacket. Hardcover. INSCRIBED and signed by...Fine in near fine jacket. Hardcover. INSCRIBED and signed by Francis on the half title page. A fine tight copy in a near fine dust jacket (just a little bit of wear to the head of the spine). Now covered in mylar.
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Description:Fine in Fine jacket. Price Clipped Dust Jacket, First Edition...Fine in Fine jacket. Price Clipped Dust Jacket, First Edition First Uk Edition, Signed "Hi Michael Dick Francis" At The Half Title Page. Large Heavy Books May Need More Payment For Overseas Delivery.
Description:Very Good. in /Very Good-. jacket. VG/VG-. *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED*...Very Good. in /Very Good-. jacket. VG/VG-. *AUTOGRAPHED/SIGNED* by Dick Francis on half-title page to Phyllis. Green photo-illustrated jacket, dust jacket in archival plastic protector, very light shelf wear, price-clipped jacket flaps. Once Read Books, cover scan available-just ask, OnceReadBooks comOrders shipped via USPS.
Description:Fine in fine dust jacket. 248 pages. First English Edition....Fine in fine dust jacket. 248 pages. First English Edition. Dangerous problems plague a racetrack photographer. Very near fine, with light vertical crease to spine panel, in near fine price-clipped dustjacket.
Description:N/a. Very Good in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by...N/a. Very Good in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Signed by Author First UK publication. 247 pages. Price clipped on bottom corner of front jacket panel. Edge wear to jacket. Signed by Francis on half-title page.
Description:Very Good in Very Good (in mylar) jacket. Hard Cover. 8vo-over 7...Very Good in Very Good (in mylar) jacket. Hard Cover. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Inscribed By Author Author's six-line ink inscription on half-title; slightly cocked textblock is clean and tight with aged end papers; binding lightly shelf worn with sunned top edges; dust jacket bright and clean with moderate extremity wear; 295 pp.
Description:Very Good in Very Good jacket. 247pp. A signed copy of this...Very Good in Very Good jacket. 247pp. A signed copy of this first edition ( 1980) in wrapper. 8vo. Author's signature to the half title page. Gilt embossed lettering to the spine. The cloth at the head and tail of the spine is lightly turned in and there are slight bumps to all four board corners. There is a compliment slip from Everyman Bookshop to the front paste down reading "Reflex"-signed copy-this is a birthday gift from Angela Mays, Baltimore, USA. The slip has been neatly attached to the front paste down with 4 pieces of transparant tape at the corners. Scattered light foxing to the upper fore edges. Textblock is clean and tight. Dust wrappper is not price clipped and has a little creasing to the head of the spine of the wrapper. Light shelf wear. No nicks or tears. A very good copy.
Description:Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 8vo-over 6 7¾"-9¾" Tall. Signed...Near Fine in Near Fine jacket. 8vo-over 6 7¾"-9¾" Tall. Signed by Author This is a Near Fine Copy of this Book in a Near Fine Dust-Jacket with NO chips or tears to the outer edges of the dust-jacket. Not price clipped and this copy has been SIGNEDand INSCRIBED by Dick Francis to personal friends of his and the inscription on the Half Title Page reads '' les Foster very best wishes & many thanks from mary & me Dick Francis Christmas 80 '' Not Price clipped, and with no other internal markings or inscriptions present. The book remains clean internally. This copy would make a great addition to any collection of works by Dick Francis as Signed Association copies are not of course that common. The d/j comes well protected in a removable cover sleeve.8vo 247pp First Edition 1st Impression.
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