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    Sale 5315

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts including Modern First Editions

    13 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 186

    FRANCIS, Dick (b.1920). Dead Cert. London: Michael Joseph, 1962. 8°. Half title. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket designed by Trevor Denning (some minor erosion to head and foot of backstrip and corners, a very nicks and very short tears, lightly browned). Provenance: John Hanmel (signature on front free endpaper): a pencil note suggests that John Hanmel was a racing reporter. FIRST EDITION.

    Price Realised  

    FRANCIS, Dick (b.1920). Dead Cert. London: Michael Joseph, 1962. 8°. Half title. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt, dust-jacket designed by Trevor Denning (some minor erosion to head and foot of backstrip and corners, a very nicks and very short tears, lightly browned). Provenance: John Hanmel (signature on front free endpaper): a pencil note suggests that John Hanmel was a racing reporter. FIRST EDITION.


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