New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1949. First American edition. Hardcover. 314pp. Octavo [21 cm] Tan cloth with title in red on the front board and backstrip. There is a slight slant forward to the spine. In the blue dust jacket with a price of $3.00 on the front flap. With only very minor rubbing and staining, and a discreet 1/4" closed tear to the top edge of the rear panel. Very good / very good. Item #58982
A lovely first American edition of the classic novel that became the blueprint for dystopian fiction.