Spine/covers somewhat creased, corners bumped, some shelf wear. Top corner of last few pages bumped.
"Roland Britten, accountant and champion steeplechase jockey, wakes to confusion. He's cold, blind, and can't find his hands. Something above prevents him from sitting up, and a rumbling din fills his hearing and rattles his bones. Obviously, he surmises, it is pitch-dark and he is bound near some kind of engine. But why? And where? And by whom?
All the staggering answers come when Roland manages a bold escape -- then is quickly recaptured in a deadly game of cat and mouse. What is at stake is his very life, and that is worth any risk . . ."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall