“Danger confronted properly is not something a man must fear": First Edition of Tom Clancy's The Hunt For Red October; Signed by Him

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The Hunt For Red October.

Item Number: 94433

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1984.

First edition of the author’s first novel. Octavo, original red cloth. Boldly signed by Tom Clancy on the title page. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket with a touch of rubbing. A very sharp example.

Lauded by the Washington Post as "breathlessly exciting," The Hunt for Red October remains a masterpiece of military fiction by one of the world’s most popular authors. "Remarkableintricate and nerve tingling" (Clive Cussler). It is the basis for the 1990 film produced by Mace Neufeld, directed by John McTiernan, that stars Sean Connery, Alec Baldwin, Scott Glenn, James Earl Jones, and Sam Neill.