The Hunt for Red October by Tom Clancy, from the Easton Press.
Octavo, 387pp. Red leather. Title in gilt on spine, decorative gilt illustrations on cover and spine. All edges gilt, silk endpapers. Silk bookmark. A fine collector’s edition.
Tom Clancy was a prolific American author, best known for The Hunt for Red October, Patriot Games, Clear and Present Danger and The Sum of All Fears. Several of his novels have been made into major motion pictures.