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10lb penalty

Author: Dick Francis
Publisher: London : Pan, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Damaging allegations cost young Benedict Juliard his hopes of a career as a steeplechase jockey. Instead he's forced to join ranks alongside his father, a high-flying businessman battling a Dorset by-election for a street level entry into politics. The campaign gets off to a flying start. But this time the obstacles ahead aren't just dangerous--they're lethal. Horses, politics, lies and treachery. They can all carry  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dick Francis
ISBN: 0330370014 9780330370011 0718142454 9780718142452
OCLC Number: 44534335
Notes: Originally published: London: Michael Joseph, 1997.
Description: 308 pages ; 18 cm
Other Titles: Ten-pound penalty.
Responsibility: Dick Francis.

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Teenager Benedict Juliard has no other ambition than to ride in steeplechases as an amateur jockey. Having agreed not to do anything that could destroy his father's growing public service and  Read more...

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