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1984  Cover Image Book Book

1984 / a novel by George Orwell ; with an afterword by Erich Fromm.

Orwell, George, 1903-1950 (Author). Fromm, Erich, 1900-1980 (author of afterword.).


Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451524935
  • ISBN: 0451524934
  • Physical Description: 328 pages ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Signet Classic, [1977, c1949]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Publisher, publishing date and paging may vary.
"1984 has come and gone, but George Orwell's prophetic, nightmarish vision in 1949 of the world we are becoming is timelier than ever ..."--Back paperback cover.
Originally published 1949.
Reprint of edition and introduction issued in 1961. Bibliography is revised and updated.
"This is an authorized reprint of a hardcover edition published by Harcourt Jovanovich, Inc."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 327-328).
Target Audience Note:
1090L Lexile
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR UG 8.9 17 5976.
Subject: Totalitarianism > Fiction.
Nineteen eighties > Forecasting > Fiction.
London (England) > Fiction.
Genre: Political fiction.

Available copies

  • 19 of 25 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 4 of 6 copies available at Cass County.


  • 1 current hold with 25 total copies.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Cass County Library-Archie F ORW 1990 (Text) 0002204948752 Adult Fiction Reshelving -
Cass County Library-Drexel YA ORW (Text) 0002203504689 Young Adult Fiction In transit -
Cass County Library-Garden City F ORW 1990 (Text) 0002204948760 Adult Fiction Reshelving -
Cass County Library-Harrisonville F ORW 1977 (Text) 0002206091643 Adult Fiction Available -
Cass County Library-Northern Resource Center F ORW 1977 (Text) 0002205374834 Adult Fiction Checked out 10/13/2023
Cass County Library-Pleasant Hill YA ORW (Text) 0002203504762 Young Adult Fiction Available -

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