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Orwell, George
BURMESE DAYS. NEW YORK: HARPER AND BROTHERS, 1934
LOT SOLD. 1,188 GBP
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Orwell, George
BURMESE DAYS. NEW YORK: HARPER AND BROTHERS, 1934
LOT SOLD. 1,188 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Orwell, George
BURMESE DAYS. NEW YORK: HARPER AND BROTHERS, 1934
8vo (208 x 140mm.), FIRST EDITION, original orange calico grain cloth lettered in black, decorated endpapers
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Literature

Fenwick A.2a

Catalogue Note

First edition of Orwell's second book and first novel, published in New York eight months before the British edition. The English publisher Victor Gollancz had originally refused to publish the book for fear of potential libel actions.

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