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Odds Against

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

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Vintage; 1960s
Very Good; slight wear to jacket corners
8" L x 5.5" W x 1" H

Why We Love This

Odds Against by Dick Francis. London: Michael Joseph, 1965. First UK Edition of his rare fourth novel. Book is in near perfect condition. Very minor edgewear and one small tear on corner of fresh, unclipped jacket designed by Broom Lynne in the '60s style of James Bond covers. Sid Halley, an ex-champion jockey, investigates the mysterious decline of a race track. Early UK editions of Dick Francis are now very sought-after. Near Fine in very good dust jacket. Hardcover.
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About Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books

Christopher de Lotbinière's Rare Books is based in Manhattan, helping collectors to build unique libraries by finding and celebrating unusual works. Whether your interests lie in poetry, art history, first editions of modern classics, or getting hold of some favorite childhood book, this is the perfect way to rediscover the best books from the last 70 years. Unless indicated, almost all books are US or UK first editions and all defects are noted.