London: Secker & Warburg, (1938). First edition of Orwell’s account of his experiences fighting for the POUM (an anti-Stalinist party) on the side of the Republic in the Spanish Civil War in 1936/1937. One of only 1500 copies printed. Fenwick A.6a. The usual offsetting to endpapers, otherwise a fine copy in the rare dust jacket, which is very slightly rubbed at head and tail of the spine. An exceptional copy, and especially rare in this condition. 8vo, original green cloth, pictorial dust jacket.