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Nineteen Eighty-Four by  George Orwell - 1st Edition - 1949 - from Bookbid Rare Books and Biblio.com

Nineteen Eighty-Four

by Orwell, George

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good


Secker & Warburg; London, 1949 A near fine first edition (First Published 1949 on the copyright page) in a very good green dust jacket with the original price still present, and with a wrap-around band advertising the book. Old small bookstore sticker on front free end paper. Housed in a custom-made collector's slipcase.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good.

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


  • Bookseller: Bookbid Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 1508141
  • Title: Nineteen Eighty-Four
  • Author: Orwell, George
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Secker & Warburg; London
  • Date published: 1949


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On Jun 18 2018, said:
  "Prophetic "

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