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  • LAUGHING IN THE HILLS. by Barich, Bill.
    Barich, Bill.
    LAUGHING IN THE HILLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: The Viking Press, (1980) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, an account of a season when - at a bleak moment in his life - he dropped out and left home for a season at the racetrack - Golden Gate in Northern California. . Part meditation on life and nature, and part a classic on horse racing and on life at the track and on the people who are drawn to racing, this is a fascinating book. Afterword. 228 pp. ISBN: 0-670419974.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket (a hint of sunning to the edges of the boards, some discoloration in the gutters)

    Book ID: 66540
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  • LAUGHING IN THE HILLS. by Barich, Bill.
    Barich, Bill.
    LAUGHING IN THE HILLS.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: The Viking Press, (1980) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel, an account of a season when - at a bleak moment in his life - he dropped out and left home for a season at the racetrack - Golden Gate in Northern California. . Part meditation on life and nature, and part a classic on horse racing and on life at the track and on the people who are drawn to racing, this is a fascinating book. Afterword. 228 pp. ISBN: 0-670419974.

    Condition: Good only in a good dust jacket (spine slant, date on front endpaper, tape repair to upper edge of dj)

    Book ID: 66541
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  • EVEN MONEY. by Francis, Dick and Felix Francis.
    Francis, Dick and Felix Francis.
    EVEN MONEY.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Putnam, (2009) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The third thriller written in collaboration by this father and son, one set in the world of thoroughbred racing, but which focuses on Ned Talbot, a licensed bookmaker who inherited the business from his grandfather. SIGNED on the title page by BOTH Dick Francis and Felix Francis. 350 pp. ISBN: 978-0399155918.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 79327
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  • EVEN MONEY. by Francis, Dick and Felix Francis.
    Francis, Dick and Felix Francis.
    EVEN MONEY.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Putnam, (2009) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The third thriller written in collaboration by this father and son, one set in the world of thoroughbred racing, but which focuses on Ned Talbot, a licensed bookmaker who inherited the business from his grandfather. SIGNED on the title page by Felix Francis. 350 pp. ISBN: 978-0399155918.

    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 77521
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  • CROSSFIRE. by Francis, Dick and Felix Francis.
    Francis, Dick and Felix Francis.
    CROSSFIRE.

    Edition: First US printing.

    New York: Putnam, (2010) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - The fourth and final thriller written in collaboration by this father and son, one set in the world of horse racing. A young officer returns from Afghanistan, after his leg has been blown off by a roadside bomb, only to find this his mother, a noted trainer of race horses is in serious trouble. SIGNED on the title page by Felix Francis. 336 pp. ISBN: 978-0399156816.

    Condition: Near fine in near fine dust jacket. (some light toning)

    Book ID: 77522
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