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1 Francis, Dick 10 LB PENALTY
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1997). 0399143025 / 9780399143021 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A wanna-be jockey accepts a job in his father's campaign for Parliament--and realizes that politics can be the most perilous horse race of all. "Few things are more convincing than Dick Francis at full gallop."--Chicago Tribune. 
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2 Francis, Dick 10 LB. PENALTY
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1997). 0399143025 / 9780399143021 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
"Francis's lucid prose is the driving force in this political mystery, and the realistic rendering of the complicated father-son relationship between George and Ben adds a sophistication and weight that marks the author's best fiction."--Patrick O'Kelley. 
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3 Francis, Dick COME TO GRIEF
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1995). 0399140824 / 9780399140822 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Sid Halley, champion jockey turned investigator from the earlier Francis mysteries WHIP HAND and ODDS AGAINST is back with a case that has driven a friend to an apparent suicide. 
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4 Francis, Dick COMEBACK
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1991). 0399136703 / 9780399136702 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
The thirtieth thriller from the world's master of horse-racing mysteries. British First Secretary Peter Darwin becomes involved in a mystery of dead race horces in his home town of Gloucestershire where his dark past may be the key to solving the crimes. 
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5 Francis, Dick COMEBACK
London: Michael Joseph, (1991). 0718134680 / 9780718134686 First edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine color photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
A British First Secretary returns to his childhood home and becomes involved with a veterinary surgeon who is trying to solve a mystery of dead racehorses. 
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6 Francis, Dick DRIVING FORCE
New York: Putnam, (1992). 0399137769 / 9780399137761 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
The world's favorite writer of horse racing mysteries cooks up a whodunit involving the owner of a fleet of horse-transport vans whose drivers are turning up dead. 
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7 Francis, Dick FIELD OF THIRTEEN
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1998). 039914434X / 9780399144349 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
A baker's dozen of Francis's racetrack suspense yarns, many published here for the first time. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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8 Francis, Dick FOUR COMPLETE NOVELS
New York: Avenel Books, (1984). 0517388065 / 9780517388068 First edition thus. Hardcover. Near fine with some tanning to the pages, in an illustrated dust jacket that shows age-toning. 
Four early novels, ODDS AGAINST, FLYING FINISH, BLOOD SPORT, and RAT RACE from the prolific author of TO THE HILT. England's favorite ex-steeplechase jockey turned mystery author. These early works represent Francis at his best. 
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9 Francis, Dick HOT MONEY
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1988) 0399133496 / 9780399133497 First U.S. edition: Advance Reading Copy. Proof. Fine in slick, illustrated wraps. 
From the multiple Edgar-Award winning author and former steeplechase jockey Francis comes this story of a wealthy man who fears for his life when the least likable of his five ex-wives turns up mudered. He calls upon his son Ian, a jockey for protection. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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10 Francis, Dick LONGSHOT
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1990). 0399135812 / 9780399135811 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Travel manual and safety-guide writer John Kendall takes on a new project, the biography of a racehorse trainer. Soon, he is embroiled in a murder mystery in this taught suspence novel from the Grand Master. 
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11 Francis, Dick LONGSHOT
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1990). 0399135812 / 9780399135811 First U.S. edition, fourth printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine dust jacket. 
Travel manual and safety-guide writer John Kendall takes on a new project, the biography of a racehorse trainer. Soon, he is embroiled in a murder mystery in this taut suspesce novel from the Grand Master. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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12 Francis, Dick MURDER INTERNATIONAL
Garden City, New York: Nelson Doubleday Inc., [circa1975]. B000714HCY Book club edition. Hardcover. Fine, in black boards with red spine titling; in a lightly edge-worn, age-toned, near fine dust jacket. 
Omnibus issue of a trio of Francis suspensers: SMOKESCREEN, KNOCKDOWN, SLAYRIDE. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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13 Clark, Dick with Paul Francis MURDER ON TOUR:A ROCK `N' ROLL MYSTERY
New York: Mysterious, (1989). First edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 

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14 Francis, Dick SECOND WIND
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1999). 0399145621 / 9780399145629 First U.S. edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF. Proof. Fine clean copy in printed wrappers as issued, publicist's sticker at rear. 
Proof copy of Francis's latest racetrack mystery. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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15 Francis, Dick SHATTERED
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (2000). First U.S. edition: Uncorrected Proof. Proof. Fine in yellow pictorial wraps. 
"Menace and murder go hand in hand, in the electrifying new thriller from the grand master of crime fiction." 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Francis, Dick STRAIGHT
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, (1989). 0399134700 / 9780399134708 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Fine in a fine, if faintly age-toned, dust jacket. Virtually as-new! 
As Derek Franklin, an injured steeplechase jockey, nears the end of his career, he is thrust into trouble and mayhem by the accidental death of his older brother. Francis's twenty-eighth novel. 
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17 Francis, Dick THE EDGE
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1989). 039913414X / 9780399134142 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. A fine, unread copy; in a mildly age-toned dust jacket. 
Dick Francis, a former jockey, continues to bring his experience of racing and life around the racetrack in this his twenty-seventh mystery novel. 
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18 Francis, Dick TO THE HILT
London: Michael Joseph, (1996). 071813754X / 9780718137540 First edition, first printing. SIGNED by the author to the title-page. Hardcover. Heel of the spine bumped, else fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 
When a reclusive painter visits his dying stepfather he is attacked and left for dead. Now, Alexander Kinloch must avoid having the job finished. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Francis, Dick TO THE HILT
New York: Putnam, (1996). 0399141855 / 9780399141850 First U.S. edition. Hardcover. Fine in dust jacket. 
Hot on the heels of the Edgar-Award winning COME TO GRIEF, this is the thrilling story of a reclusive painter who suddenly finds himself in the middle of a mystery when he visits his dying stepfather. 
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20 Francis, Dick TRIAL RUN
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, (1978) 0060134526 / 9780060134525 First U.S. edition, first printing. Hardcover. Mild lean to the spine, page edges show some soiling, else very good; in a price-clipped near fine illustrated dust jacket. Map endpapers. 
Horseracing mystery set against the backdrop of the Moscow Olympics. 
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