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The man who rode Ampersand

Author: Ferdinand Mount
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf Publishers, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 1st Carroll & Graf edView all editions and formats
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Aldous "Gus" Cotton struggles to deal with his notorious father, Harry, who had achieved success as the jockey who rode the legendary Gold Cup winner Ampersand to victory but who now is more interested in carousing, brothels, gambling houses, alcohol, and all other forms of excess.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Historical fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ferdinand Mount
ISBN: 0786710071 9780786710072
OCLC Number: 49576576
Description: 245 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Early Morning --
Weighting Out --
The Off --
Night Life --
On the Rails --
Flagrante Delicto --
Silesian Bliss --
Intercessional --
The Last of England --
Barrack-room Ballad --
Mussolini's Tits --
Back of Beyond.
Responsibility: Ferdinand Mount.

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Aldous "Gus" Cotton struggles to deal with his notorious father, Harry, who had achieved success as the jockey who rode the legendary Gold Cup winner Ampersand to victory but who now is more interested in carousing, brothels, gambling houses, alcohol, and all other forms of excess.

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