London: Secker & Warburg, 1954, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Black & white drawings; Colour frontispiece & title page; Chapter headpieces; Chapter tailpieces;
From the cover: This is the first illustrated edition of one of the most famous books of our century. Here, in a coloured frontispiece and thirty-one drawings in line, are Orwells famous characters Old Major, Snowball and Napoleon, the pigs; Boxer, the willing horse; Moses the raven; and all the res…
Good in Poor Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with several tape reinforcements to the verso, loss to the top edge. A little age-toning to the edges of the text block. Pages lightly age-tanned. Previous owners’ name and date to the first blank. Pp. 71 & 72 have amateur repairs at the foot of the gutter. Text complete, clean and tight otherwise.
Red boards with Silver titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 108 pages. 8″ x 5½”.
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