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

  • The Hunt For Red October.
  • The Hunt For Red October.

The Hunt For Red October.

Item Number: 99737

Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press, 1984.

First edition of the author’s first novel. Octavo, original red cloth. Boldly signed by Tom Clancy and Sean Connery on the title page. Connery starred in the lead role of the 1990 movie adaptation as Captain 1st Rank Marko Aleksandrovich Ramius, Commanding Officer of Red October. Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.

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.