29 June 2005
ORWELL, George (1903-1950). Animal Farm. A Fairy Story. London: Secker and Warburg, 1945.
Small 8o. Original green cloth (some light rubbing to lettering on label); dust jacket (some minor darkening, some light wear); quarter morocco folding case. Provenance: ownership inscription on front endpaper.
FIRST ENGLISH EDITION OF ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL NOVELS OF THE 20TH CENTURY.
[With:] ORWELL. Nineteen Eighty-Four. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1949. 8o. Original tan cloth (some minor dampstaining); blue dust jacket (some minor dampstaining, some light wear at spine ends and along folds). FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. (2)
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