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Nineteen Eighty-Four. A Novel by  George ORWELL - 1949. - from Bow Windows Bookshop and Biblio.com

Nineteen Eighty-Four. A Novel

by ORWELL, George

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London: Secker & Warburg, 1949.. First edition, 8vo, 312 pp. Marbled endpapers. Recent green full morocco, a.e.g., an excellent copy.

Nineteen Eighty-Four (1984) by George Orwell has become the definitive dystopian novel of the twentieth century. Originally published in 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. A Novel




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On Jun 18 2018, said:
  "Prophetic "


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