ORWELL, BURMESE DAYS, 1934
100 - 150 GBP
- 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
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.