The Chancellor Manuscript. Robert Ludlum.
The Chancellor Manuscript
The Chancellor Manuscript
The Chancellor Manuscript

The Chancellor Manuscript

New York: The Dial Press, 1977. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. A Fine copy of the first edition, first printing, in a Fine dust jacket (with some mild toning), Robert Ludlum's ninth novel, a work centered around a student, Peter Chancellor, who meets an American Ambassador after his (Chancellor's) proposed thesis subject has been rejected. The Ambassador suggests that Chancellor write a novel based on his idea, Chancellor accepts the idea, writes the novel and, based on his novel, becomes a famous author. Thereafter, the ambassador is revealed to be part of an organization of intellectuals who intervene in political and economic matters when they think such things are going off track. The group, who believe that J. Edgar Hoover, as head of the FBI, holds files that contain damaging information on various political, military and other important figures which he uses this information to such figures. Chancellor then falls into a maelstrom, not knowing who he can trust. A Fine copy in considerably better condition than we usually see. Fine / fine. Item #2792

Price: $115.00

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