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Fine 19th Century 1st Edition Leather Books from the Personal Library of Tom Clancy – William Cullen Bryant 2 Volume Set

From the Personal Antique Book Collection of Tom Clancy – Large Set of Leather Books – First Edition of William Cullen Bryant “Picturesque America The Land We Live In” | New York: D. Appleton, [1872-1874] 2 vols. | Folio Size, 3/4 brown Moroccan Leather

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  • From the Personal Antique Book Collection of Tom Clancy – Set of Large Leather Books – First Edition of William Cullen Bryant “Picturesque America The Land We Live In” | New York: D. Appleton, [1872-1874] 2 vols. | Folio Size, 3/4 brown Moroccan Leather over gilt-stamped and -lettered brown cloth, spines stamped in blind and lettered in gilt, raised bands, a.e.g. First edition. With 49 steel-engraved plates, including frontispieces and additional pictorial title pages, with tissue guards, and numerous wood engravings, some full page (2)

    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.

    13″ x 10″ | William Cullen Bryant | Picturesque America The Land We Live In | 19th Century | Books | 2 Volume Set

  • Weight

    15lb.

    Height

    13"

    Width

    10"

    Depth

    5.5"

    Weight

    15lb.

    Height

    13"

    Width

    10"

    Depth

    5.5"

    Date

    19th Century

    Medium

    Print

    Size

    S (up to 14 in.)

    Support

    Paper