Spine/covers somewhat creased, some darkening. 3/4 " tear to top back cover.
"Dick Francis is no ordinary mystery writer, and jockey Philip Nore is no ordinary hero. When Nore began to suspect that a track photographer's fatal accident was really murder, he sets out to discover the truth and to trap the killer. Slowly, he unravels some nasty secrets of corruption, blackmail and murder -- and unwittingly sets himself up as the killer's next target."; 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall