London: Michael Joseph, (1958). Third impression, published just one month after the first. SIGNED by Francis on the title page. Non-fiction from the author of the best-selling mysteries set in the world of horse racing. His first book, an autobiography written after his retirement from racing. Cloth edges slightly faded and small rubbed spot to front pastedown otherwise near fine; in very good or better price-clipped dust jacket with subtle rumpling to front panel, edges lightly rubbed, a bit of foxing and few small tears.