London: Chatto & Windus, 1932.
First edition, first printing. (Preceding the American edition.) 306,  pp. Bound in publisher's blue cloth with gilt spine lettering. A Very Good copy with bright gilt, spine cocked, just a hint of sunning to spine, fore edge foxed. Lacking dust jacket. The first publication of the classic dystopian novel that posited a nearly omnipotent totalitarian state essentially built from the ground up, rather than the top-down dictatorship of Orwell's 1984. Item #140940071