Nineteen Eighty-Four

In a world where surveillance and manipulation reign supreme, George Orwell’s masterpiece, “Nineteen Eighty-Four,” stands as a chilling reminder of the dangers of totalitarianism. First published in 1949, this dystopian novel continues to captivate readers with its gripping narrative and thought-provoking themes.

Set in the fictional superstate of Oceania, “Nineteen Eighty-Four” unveils a society controlled by Big Brother, an omnipresent and oppressive regime. The protagonist, Winston Smith, works at the Ministry of Truth, where he alters historical records to fit the Party’s propaganda. But beneath his compliant exterior, a spark of rebellion flickers. As Winston embarks on a forbidden love affair with Julia and delves into the forbidden realms of independent thought, he becomes a symbol of resistance against the suffocating grip of the Party.

Everyman’s Library presents this timeless classic in a beautifully crafted first edition hardcover. With a publication date of November 3, 1992, this edition has stood the test of time, maintaining its relevance and impact. This book is a must-have for any literature enthusiast or lover of dystopian fiction.

The English language seamlessly weaves together Orwell’s vivid imagery and powerful storytelling. With 384 pages of sheer brilliance, “Nineteen Eighty-Four” immerses readers in a world where freedom is a luxury and truth is a scarce commodity. This novel is not merely a cautionary tale but a call to action, urging us to remain vigilant against the encroachment of authoritarianism.

Beyond its literary prowess, “Nineteen Eighty-Four” boasts an impressive Lexile measure of 900L, making it accessible and engaging for readers aged 16 and above. Weighing a mere 1.15 pounds and measuring 5.23 x 1.05 x 8.27 inches, this book is a portable companion that can be easily carried and devoured on the go.

George Orwell’s “Nineteen Eighty-Four” continues to resonate with readers across generations, reminding us of the importance of individuality and the dangers of unchecked power. Everyman’s Library has impeccably curated this edition, ensuring that Orwell’s timeless masterpiece remains easily accessible to all. Dive into the pages of “Nineteen Eighty-Four” and experience a world where reality is twisted, and truth is a scarce commodity.