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The Sport of Queens

Francis, Dick

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ISBN 10: 0718113284 / ISBN 13: 9780718113285
Published by Michael Joseph Ltd., 1974
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Title: The Sport of Queens

Publisher: Michael Joseph Ltd.

Publication Date: 1974

Binding: No Binding

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

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This is the biography of thriller-writer Dick Francis. Francis is known for setting his novels against the background of horseracing. This revised edition tells how he became one of Britain's leading National Hunt jockeys and a champion steeplechaser, riding as jockey to the Queen Mother. The story of Francis is traced from life in the saddle to life as a bestselling novelist.

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The author of more than thirty best-selling mystery and suspense novels describes the exciting story of his journey from champion steeplechase jockey to successful writer.

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