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Nineteen Eighty-Four.

by ORWELL, GEORGE

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1949]. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. A fine copy in a bright unfaded dust jacket with some minor restoration at edges. Particularly nice copy of the blue jacket variant, no priority. Connolly 100.


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.




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On Jun 18 2018, said:
  "Prophetic "

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