The Orwell Reader: Fiction, Essays, and Reportage

The Orwell Reader: Fiction, Essays, and Reportage

by George Orwell
     
 

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Here is Orwell’s work in all its remarkable range and variety. The selections in this anthology show how Orwell developed as writer and as thinker; inevitably, too, they reflect and illuminate the history of the time of troubles in which he lived and worked. “A magnificent tribute to the probity, consistency and insight of Orwell’s topical

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Here is Orwell’s work in all its remarkable range and variety. The selections in this anthology show how Orwell developed as writer and as thinker; inevitably, too, they reflect and illuminate the history of the time of troubles in which he lived and worked. “A magnificent tribute to the probity, consistency and insight of Orwell’s topical writings” (Alfred Kazin). Introduction by Richard H. Rovere.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780156701761
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
03/28/1961
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
763,696
Product dimensions:
5.31(w) x 8.00(h) x 1.08(d)
Age Range:
14 Years

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A feast of good reading for the thinking person.

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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