Field of Thirteen, Dick Francis, First Edition, Hardcover Book, Novel, Thriller, Suspense, Mystery, Fiction, Horse Racing, Short Stories
A wonderful hardcover book titled Field of Thirteen by Dick Francis. The book cover boards are black with title and author's name in gold on the spine. This is dated 1998 making it a First Edition.
Though nearly two scores of his novels have come to print, Francis has published only eight short stories in his 41 years as a bestselling author. They were composed mostly in the 1970s and initially appeared in various journals (Sports Illustrated, the Times of London, etc.), and are reprinted here, along with five new tales.
Dick Francis (October 1920 – February 2010) was the author of more than forty acclaimed books. Among his numerous awards were three Edgar Awards, the Crime Writers' Association Cartier Diamond Dagger, and the Mystery Writers of America's Grand Master Award. He died in February 2010.
9 1/2 inches in length
6 inches in width
Published by G. P. Putnam's Son -- 1998 -- First Edition
This book is in Fine condition. The binding is in perfect condition and the pages are clean and white. The only marking in the book is an R with a circle around it. The dust cover is in very good condition with wear to the corners.
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