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Dick Francis Dead Cert  

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Dead Cert

Francis, Dick

New York

Holt, Rinehart and Winston



(8vo) original cloth-backed boards, dust jacket. First American Edition.

The author's first novel. A British steeplechase jockey, Francis (1920-2010) penned nearly 40 novels, almost all set in the world of horse racing. Inscribed on the front free endpaper by the author and his wife.

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An ex-U.S. Army library copy, ink stamps on copyright page, title page, front flyleaf, rear pastedown, and top edge (all but the copyright page and top edge have been inked out), remnants of card pocket on rear endpaper. Dust jacket lightly worn.

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