Animal Farm

Orwell, George

£40.00

Orwell’s famous novel which is regarded in the literary field as one of the most famous satirical allegories of Soviet totalitarianism. Orwell based the book on events up to and during Joseph Stalin’s regime. Orwell, a democratic socialist, and a member of the Independent Labour Party for many years, was a critic of Stalin, and was suspicious of Moscow-directed Stalinism after his experiences in the Spanish Civil War.

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Publisher
Harcourt, Brace and Company
Publisher City
New York
Year
1946
Edition
1st USA
Format
h/b
Author
Orwell, George
SKU
IYC132298
Categories
Condition
Very good, 1st USA edition, missing d/j; green boards (spine bumped and base damage); spine titling faded; text block firm, pages crisp, light pencil markings; donor's inscription on ffep; loose insert - press clipping letter to Times by TS Eliot's wife quoting his rejection letter to Orwell.
Size
12mo (190 x 130 / 7_" x 5")
Page Count
118
ISBN