First printing of this acclaimed story collection from the late author, himself a former boxing trainer and cut man, containing story "Million $$$ Baby," adapted by Clint Eastwood for his Oscar-winning film.
Very good plus in near fine jacket.
Rope Burns: Stories from the Corner
"[A] man cannot win if he's at the same time a horse and a jockey."
First edition. New York: Ecco Press, 2000. 9.5'' x 6''. Original red boards. In original unclipped ($23.00) color pictorial jacket. 236 pages. Remainder mark to bottom edge. Jacket has light shelfwear. Else bright, sharp.
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