Orielis' Books

Free U.S. media mail for $35 orders

Quick Search

Author
Title
Description
Keyword
ISBN
 
 
Browse Catalogs
Biography/Autobiography
Children's Books: Vintage
Georgette Heyer
Large Print
Military History
Mystery
Nora Roberts
Rex Stout
Romance Novels
Science Fiction and Fantasy
U. S. History

Complete Catalog List
 
Our secure web pages are hosted by Chrislands Inc, who use a Thawte SSL Certificate to ensure secure transmission of your information.
Fully Trusted SSL Certificate
 
 
 
Longshot, Francis, Dick
Author Name:    Francis, Dick

Title:   Longshot

Binding:   Hardcover

Book Condition:   Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

Edition:   First American Edition

Publisher:   New York G.P. Putnam's Son's 1990

ISBN Number:   0399135812 / 9780399135811

Seller ID:   001548

Corners bumped, slightly shelf-cocked, remainder mark on bottom edge. Jacket shows some creasing, edge wear, slight soiling.

"John Kendall is a writer whose books run the gamut from travel guides to manuals on safety in the jungle and the desert. His agent touts him as inquisitive and capable, but he knows that his client has a strong impulsive streak. When John, in the hungry interval between the acceptance and the publication of his first novel, turns to work that will at least pay the bills, the decision seems less an impulsive act than a matter of necessity. Although he knows little about racing, his new project is the biography of a racehorse trainer. Soon enough John discovers that it takes all his skills and ingenuity to complete this new book. In fact, the perils described in his survival guides pale next to the dangers in rural England. "Impulse will kill you one of these days," his agent had warned. John Kendall should have listened, but he didn't-not by a longshot."; Remainder; 7" - 9" Tall

Mystery Fiction Murder Mystery England John Kendall (fictitious Character) DETECTIVE Tales Private Investigators Horses Jockeys Journalists



Price = 7.75 USD
Add to Shopping Cart




Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to orielisbooks@gmail.com
Copyright©2017. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by ChrisLands.com

 

 

cookie