Spine has a slight reading curve; corners bumped, along with a few pages; some edgewear to front cover including a couple small tears and slight chipping; small creases to bottom corner. This Berkley Edition has across the bottom of the cover: "With our Compliments. . . The Software Toolworks" with a picture of a horse and driver driving a wagon which appears to be filled with floppy disks.
"Somewhere under the Atlantic, a Soviet sub commander has just made a fateful decision. The Red October is heading west. The Americans want her. The Russians want her back. And the most incredible chase in history is on."; 6¾" - 7¾" Tall