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    Dick Francis. Dead Cert. London: Michael Joseph, [1962]. First edition, signed by the author on the half-title-page: "Very best wishes / Dick Francis." Octavo (7.25 x 4.75 inches; 184 x 120 mm.). 205, [206], [2, blank] pages. Publisher's dark purplish red cloth, spine lettered gilt, in original dust jacket. Spine just slightly skewed; board edges very lightly worn; corners very softly bumped. Light foxing to top edge of textblock; bookplate affixed to front free endpaper, over a previous owner's signature. Dust jacket spine panel darkened, edges very lightly worn; some minor soiling to the rear panel; light soiling to upper corner of front panel, near flap fold, from removal of adhesive; price-clipped. Very good. The author's debut novel. From the KoKo Collection.

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