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Come to Grief *SIGNED Proof*

Francis, Dick

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ISBN 10: 0399140824 / ISBN 13: 9780399140822
Published by NY: Putnam, 1995
Condition: Very Good Soft cover
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Uncorrected Proof, signed by author on title page; ink-stained thumbprint on the front cover, perhaps of the author - he did sign the book in black ink. Bookseller Inventory # 0709241223

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Title: Come to Grief *SIGNED Proof*

Publisher: NY: Putnam

Publication Date: 1995

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No dustwrapper as issued

Signed: Signed

Edition: 1st Edition.

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Synopsis:

After a tragic suicide disrupts the trial of a much-loved racing figure accused of corruption--a case in which he was to testify--conscience-stricken jockey-turned-sleuth Sid Halley returns to investigate this much too convenient death

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Dick Francis brings back Sid Halley, champion jockey-turned-PI of his earlier novels Whip Hand and Odds Against, in this troubling story. Ellis Quint has everything he could want: fame, youth, money, good looks, and talent. What Sid has to figure out is why his friend Ellis also has a streak of sadism that leads him to cut off horses' hooves in the dead of night. Sid's search for the truth leads him into the lowest depths of human nature. Winner of the Edgar Award for best mystery novel.

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