"ALL ANIMALS ARE EQUAL, BUT SOME ANIMALS ARE MORE EQUAL THAN OTHERS" FIRST EDITION OF GEORGE ORWELL’S MASTERPIECE ANIMAL FARM

  • 4653

Animal Farm.

Item Number: 4653

New York: Secker & Warburg, 1946.

First British edition. Octavo, original green cloth. Near fine in an excellent dust jacket with some light wear to the crown of the spine. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Uncommon in this condition.

"A political fable that partly recounts, in an allegorical mode, the aftermath of the Russian revolution, and partly illustrates a belief in the universal tendency of power to corrupt" (Stringer, 22)." Animal Farm is [Orwell’s] masterpiece" (Connolly 93).