London, Michael Joseph, 1977. First edition. Chartered accountant Roland Britten is also a champion steeplechase jockey. On the day of the Cheltenham Gold Cup race he finds himself a victim of a kidnapping for which he can find no reason. SIGNED to title page by author, who himself was a champion steeplechase jockey. Name and date to front endpaper. Small tear to DJ spine. $45.00.