The Olympic Hope by Knud Lundberg 1st / 1st 1958
First UK edition and first print published by Stanley Paul in 1958. It is in near fine condition. The wrapper is very complete with no chips. It has a small tear to the top right hand corner of the front panel. It is not price clipped. The jacket is very clean is general. The book is very presentable with clean and bright boards. The pages have no foxing or previous owners names. Overall a near fine copy. It was a review copy and has the publishers slip tucked in loose.
An unusual sports science fiction novel that focusses on doping and deviance at the 1996 Olympic Games. It was written some 38 years before these games. A rare title and hard to find in nice condition.