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Nineteen Eighty-Four by George Orwell - Paperback - Proof - 1949 - from Hyraxia (SKU: 8281)

Nineteen Eighty-Four

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Nineteen Eighty-Four

by George Orwell

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  • paperback
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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company. New York, Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1949. Proof. Paperback. A very good copy. Uncommon advance review copy. Orwell's finest work needs no introduction. Spine tanned, wraps a little soiled. Some nibbling to the wraps foreedge. Slight lean. Date stamp to lower wrap. Page block excellent. [8281, Hyraxia Books]. . Very Good. Paperback. Proof. 1949.

Synopsis

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. -

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Hyraxia GB (GB)
Seller Inventory #
8281
Title
Nineteen Eighty-Four
Author
George Orwell
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Proof
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Harcourt, Brace & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1949
Keywords
SCIENCE FICTION,DYSTOPIA,PROOFS

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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Advance Review Copy
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soiled
Generally refers to minor discoloration or staining.

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