First American edition of Nineteen Eighty-Four, a novel by George Orwell.
Octavo, [iv], 314pp. Olive cloth, title printed in black and red. Stated “first American edition” on copyright page. Light wear along bottom edge of front board, solid text block, free of any marks or notations. In the publisher’s first state dust jacket, $3.00 on front flap, faint darkening to spine, chipping along top edge at spine, wear to tips, a very good example with bright illustrations. (Fenwick A12a)