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Homage to Catalonia / Down and Out in Paris and London

Homage to Catalonia / Down and Out in Paris and London

by George Orwell
     
 

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Homage to Catalonia is both a memoir of Orwell’s experience at the front in the Spanish Civil War and a tribute to those who died in what he called a fight for common decency. Down and Out in Paris and London chronicles the adventures of a penniless British writer who finds himself rapidly descending into the seedy heart of two great

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Homage to Catalonia is both a memoir of Orwell’s experience at the front in the Spanish Civil War and a tribute to those who died in what he called a fight for common decency. Down and Out in Paris and London chronicles the adventures of a penniless British writer who finds himself rapidly descending into the seedy heart of two great European cities. This edition brings together two powerful works from one of the finest writers of the twentieth century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780547447339
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
11/15/2010
Pages:
448
Sales rank:
237,924
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 11.80(h) x 1.23(d)

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Meet the Author

GEORGE ORWELL (1903–1950) was born in India and served with the Imperial Police in Burma before joining the Republican Army in the Spanish Civil War. Orwell was the author of six novels as well as numerous essays and nonfiction works.

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