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    George Orwell (pseudonym of Eric Arthur Blair). Animal Farm. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1946]. First U.S. edition. Octavo, cloth. A nearly fine, bright copy in very good dust jacket with wear at edges and clipped price.


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    "Animal Farm, which owes something to Swift and Defoe, is his masterpiece, the best fable in the language with Boxer the cart-horse, the pigs and the donkey becoming household words." Connolly, The Modern Movement: 100 Key Books... 93. Barron (ed), Fantasy Literature 3-276. Gerber, Utopian Fantasy (1973), p. 156. Sargent, British and American Utopian Literature, 1516-1985, pp. 228-229. Survey of Modern Fantasy Literature I, pp. 45-7.



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