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Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984) by  George Orwell - First Edition - 1949 - from Quintessential Rare Books, LLC and Biblio.com

Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984)

by Orwell, George

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First Edition, First Printing with the words "First Published 1949" printed on the copyright page. This First Issue dustjacket has the publisher's 10s. net printed price present with light wear to the spine and edges. The book is bound in the publisher's green cloth with minor wear to the boards. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. A lovely copy with an untouched original dustjacket.

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)




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