London, Michael Joseph, 1967. First Edition. First Impression. Hardback. A near fine copy. Inscribed association copy, presented by the author and his wife to a couple who read the manuscript for him. The inscription reads 'October 1967 / To Hennie and Nancy: / with love and best wishes / and very many thanks for reading / the M/S and your helpful / suggestions - without which / 'Blood Sport' might never / have reached this state. / Dick & Mary Francis'. Without jacket, and having a few bumps to the spine tips. [7441, Hyraxia Books].