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Nineteen eighty-four

by Orwell, George 1903-1950
Series: Everyman's library Published by : Alfred A. Knopf (New York) Physical details: xlii, 325 p. 21 cm. ISBN:1857151348; 0679417397. Year: 1992
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First published in England 1949 by Martin Secker and Warburg Ltd. Includes bibliographical references (p. xxv-xxvii).

While the totalitarianism that provoked George Orwell into writing 'Nineteen Eighty-Four' seems to be passing into oblivion, his harrowing, cautionary tale of a man trapped in a political nightmare has had the opposite fate, and its relevance and power to disturb our complacency seem to grow decade by decade.

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1984 : a novel by Orwell, George 1903-1950. ©1949
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