The Road to Wigan Pier
by George Orwell




Part One
1 - 2 - 3 - 4 - 5 - 6 - 7

Part Two
8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13



The Road to Wigan Pier - Public and Left Book Club Editions





Publishing Data


First Public Edition (Above - Left)
Published by Victor Gollancz (London) on 8 March 1937. Edition of 2,150 copies. Binding: Blue calico textured cloth on boards. Note: This edition is simply a reissue of the LBC printing but with a hardcover and a dustjacket.

Left Book Club Edition (Above - Right)
Published by Victor Gollancz (London) in late February 1937. Edition of 44,150 copies (the largest printing of an Orwell book until the American edition of Animal Farm in 1946). Binding: Limp orange cloth. Cover states: "Left Book Club Edition - Not for Sale to the Public".

First American Edition (Right)
Published by Harcourt, Brace and Company (New York) in 1958. Imprint states: "First American Edition 1958". Binding: Blue calico textured cloth on boards.

The Road to Wigan Pier - American First Edition