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From the Personal Antique Book Collection of Tom Clancy - Large Limited Edition Signed Leather Book - JOSEPH THOMAS, HOUNDS AND HUNTING THROUGH THE AGES New York: Derrydale Press, 1928 | Folio Size | Publisher's gilt-lettered Red Moroccan Leather, gilt-stamped borders with hound motif to both boards, gilt-lettered spine, raised bands gilt-stamped with hounds, decorative end-papers. *Signed De Luxe edition, number 23 of 50 copies on Van Gelder paper, with engraved color frontispiece signed by the author; numerous illustrations throughout. Important Provenance: Acquired directly from the Estate of the famous and popular author Tom Clancy Thomas Leo Clancy Jr. (April 12, 1947 - October 1, 2013) was continues to be one of the most prominent American novelist in the last 3 decades. Clancy is Best known for his technically detailed espionage and military-science story lines set during and after the Cold War. Seventeen of his novels were bestsellers, and more than 100 million copies of his books are in print. His name was also used on movie scripts written by ghost writers, nonfiction books on military subjects, and video games. He was a part-owner of the Baltimore Orioles and vice-chairman of their community activities and public affairs committees. Clancy's literary career began in 1984 when he sold The Hunt for Red October for $5,000. His works, The Hunt for Red October (1984), Patriot Games (1987), Clear and Present Danger (1989), and The Sum of All Fears (1991), have been turned into commercially successful films. Actors Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck, and Chris Pine have played Clancy's most famous fictional character, Jack Ryan; his second-most famous character, John Clark, has been played by actors Willem Dafoe and Liev Schreiber. Clancy died on October 1, 2013, of an undisclosed illness. 12.75" x 10" | Joseph Thomas | Hounds and Hunting Through the Ages | 20th Century | Book | Signed

Dimensions

10 x 12.75 x 1.5 in

Weight

2 lb

Starting Bid

$150.00

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Signed Leather Book from Tom Clancy Collection

Estimate $750 - $938Jul 21, 2018