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    George Orwell. Nineteen Eighty-Four. London: 1949. First edition.

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    George Orwell. Nineteen Eighty-Four. London: Secker & Warburg, 1949. First edition. Octavo. Rebound in three-quarter crushed red morocco. Top edge gilt. A fine copy in a handsome fine binding.

    Among the handful of most influential novels published in the twentieth century. Filmed several times starting in 1956 with Edmund O'Brien, again in 1965 and most recently in 1984 starring Richard Burton. Anatomy of Wonder (1976) 4-450; (1981) 3-580; (1987) 3-302; (1995) 3-140; and (2004) II-838. Connolly, The Modern Movement: 100 Key Books. 99. Pringle, Science Fiction: 100 Anatomy of Wonder (1976) 4-450; (1981) 3-580; (1987) 3-302; and (1995) 3-140. Connolly, The Modern Movement: 100 Key Books. 99. Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 157. Lewis, Utopian Literature, pp. 139-40. Negley, Utopian Literature: A Bibliography 114. Pringle, Science Fiction: 100 Best Novels 1. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, p. 236. Survey of Science Fiction Literature III, pp. 1531-36. In 333. Reginald 11041.



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