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Nineteen Eighty-Four by  George Orwell - 1st Edition - 1949 - from Bookbid Rare Books (SKU: 1508141)

Nineteen Eighty-Four

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Nineteen Eighty-Four

by Orwell, George

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
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About This Item

Secker & Warburg; London, 1949. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 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.

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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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
1508141
Title
Nineteen Eighty-Four
Author
Orwell, George
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Secker & Warburg; London
Date published
1949

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Bookbid Rare Books is a rare book dealer located in Beverly Hills, California. The family run company has sold modern literary first editions and children's books for over 20 years. Member of ABAA, ILAB.

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