Publication: Constable, 1989, London
First edition. Signed by the author. Fine in dust jacket. Alexander Kinloch is a painter who lives in Scotland and is drawn into the world of horse racing at the request of his dying stepfather. Alexander gets involved hiding a jeweled trophy cup and other treasures, including Bonnie Prince Charlie's jewel-encrusted, solid gold-handled sword, "the hilt," and Golden Malt, a valuable racing horse.
Inventory Number: 36476