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Nineteen Eighty Four  1984 by George Orwell - First Edition - 1949 - from Lasting Words Ltd (SKU: 017692)

Nineteen Eighty Four 1984

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Nineteen Eighty Four 1984

by George Orwell

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  • Hardcover
  • First
Condition
Good++/No Jacket
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UK: Secker and Warburg, 1949. 1st Edition 1949. Book is good++ and quite bright. Cloth lightly marked in places. Spine and boards lightened. Contents good. Small initials to front endpaper. More images can be sent upon request. Ref14714 . First Edition. Cloth. Good++/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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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Details

Bookseller
Lasting Words Ltd GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
017692
Title
Nineteen Eighty Four 1984
Author
George Orwell
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good++
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Secker and Warburg
Place of Publication
UK
Date published
1949
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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About Lasting Words Ltd

Lasting Words Limited are professional antiquarian booksellers. We are members of the PBFA and have been retailing books for over twenty years. We sell all types of books with a specialization in literature fiction., children's books, illustrated books and crime fiction. If you require any particular book then with our worldwide contacts we will endeavour to find your wants. We offer a full insurance, cataloguing and valuation service for single books to complete libraries. We also purchase quality books and will offer a fair market value for any offered. We always welcome direct contact with our customers.

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
Cloth
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12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
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]
jacket
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