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The sport of Queens

Dick Francis

The sport of Queens

an autobiography

by Dick Francis

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Published by M. Joseph in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Francis, Dick.,
  • Steeplechasing.,
  • Jockeys -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDick Francis.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16640032M
    ISBN 100718130413

    The Marquess of Queensberry Rules, also known as Queensbury Rules, are a code of generally accepted rules in the sport of d in London in and published in , they were named so as the 9th Marquess of Queensberry publicly endorsed the code, although they were written by a Welsh sportsman named John Graham code of rules on which . Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Sport of Queens by Dick Francis, , Macmillan edition, paperback Sport of Queens ( edition) | Open Library.

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    The first book he penned was his autobiography The Sport of Queens which was published in for which he was the ghost writer. The book’s success got him a job at the London’s Sunday Express newspaper as a correspondent since it proved him .   “The Sport of Kings is ambitious, and reading it often feels like riding a green racehorse – it’s spirited, fast and almost perfectly formed, but Author: Guardian Staff.


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The Sport of Queens was first published insoon after Dick Francis retired from racing. He was at the top of his career - a Champion Jockey who rode the best horses in England and in many races wore the colors of Her Majesty the Queen Mother/5(24). The Sport of Queens book. Read 24 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

The biography of thriller-writer Dick Francis. Francis is known /5. Before reading this book, I had undertaken to read every Dick Francis (and Felix Francis) novel in the order in which they were written, a total of 49 books in my possession.

Even though I received my copy of Sport of Queens about halfway through my readathon, I decided to The sport of Queens book the novels before reading the new book/5(24). The Sport of Queens was first published insoon after Dick Francis retired from racing. He was at the top of his career - a Champion Jockey who rode the best horses in England and in many races wore the colors of Her Majesty the Queen Mother/5(5).

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Even though I received my copy of Sport of Queens about halfway through my readathon, I decided to finish the novels before reading the new book/5(31).

Sport of Queens reveals the history of women in Australian horse racing from Wilhelmina 'Bill' Smith who secretly rode as a man at race meetings across North Queensland in the 's and 50's to the exploits and struggles of jockeys such as Linda Jones, Pam O'Neil and Beverley Buckingham in the 70's and 80's and the successes of women such as 5/5(1).

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Sport of Queens by Dick Francis; 1 edition; First published in. Sport of Queens reveals the history of women in Australian horse racing from Wilhelmina 'Bill' Smith who secretly rode as a man at race meetings across North Queensland in the 's and 50's to the exploits and struggles of jockeys such as Linda Jones, Pam O'Neil and Beverley Buckingham in the 70's and 80's and the successes of women such as.

THE SPORT OF KINGS opens with a question that resounds throughout the story: “How far away from your father can you run?” Later, Henry Forge reflects, “That was the game of youth, wasn’t it murdering one’s father?” (p.

) Henry, Henrietta, and Allmon Shaughnessy all rebel against their fathers’ identities and values. Isabel Best’s Queens of Pain – Legends and Rebels of Cycling is the remarkable and largely unknown tale of women’s cycle racing from the ’s to the ’s.

From the fin-de-siècle velodromes of North America to the glamour and chaos of the first women’s Tour de France, the book offers a sweeping panorama of female racing history. The Sport of Queens was a gift from my ex-inlaws when they discovered I liked horse racing.

Dick Francis is adept at telling a story that is enlightening and suspenseful. British racing is always well described. His biography is always interesting to read and gets one started in /5(39).

The Sport of Queens by Dick Francis starting at $ The Sport of Queens has 13 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(2). THE SPORT OF KINGS By C. E. Morgan pp. Farrar, Straus & Giroux. $ The first time I saw a horse trainer “steal” a race — by shipping a horse more talented than it looked in its past.On his retirement from the saddle, he published his autobiography, The Sport of Queens, before going on to write forty-three bestselling novels, a volume of short stories (Field of 13), and the biography of Lester Piggott.