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Nineteen Eighty Four  1984 by George Orwell - First Edition - 1949 - from Lasting Words Ltd and Biblio.com

Nineteen Eighty Four 1984

by George Orwell

Condition: Good++/No Jacket


UK: Secker and Warburg, 1949. 1st Edition 1949. Book is good++ and quite bright. Cloth lightly marked in places. Spine and boards lightened. Contents good. Small initials to front endpaper. More images can be sent upon request. Ref14714 . First Edition. Cloth. Good++/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984) by George Orwell has become the definitive dystopian novel of the twentieth century. Originally published on June 8, 1949 by Secker and Warburg in the United Kingdom, the book follows the main character, Winston Smith, through his disillusionment with totalitarianism and a doomed struggle of resistance. George Orwell is a pen-name, Orwell's real name was Eric Blair. - Read more: Identifying first editions of Nineteen Eighty Four 1984


  • Bookseller: Lasting Words Ltd GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 017692
  • Title: Nineteen Eighty Four 1984
  • Author: George Orwell
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good++
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Secker and Warburg
  • Place: UK
  • Date published: 1949
  • Size: 12mo - over 6�" - 7�" tall


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On Jun 18 2018, said:
  "Prophetic "

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