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Animal farm : a fairy story

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: London ; New York : Penguin, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A satire on totalitarianism in which farm animals overthrow their human owner and set up their own government.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Allegories
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
ISBN: 9780141036137 0141036133
OCLC Number: 535713317
Notes: Originally published: London: Martin Secker & Warburg, 1945.
Description: viii, 94 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: George Orwell.

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Mr Jones of Manor Farm is so lazy and drunken that one day he forgets to feed his livestock. The ensuing rebellion under the leadership of the pigs Napoleon and Snowball leads to the animals taking  Read more...

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It is the book for everyone and Everyman, its brightness undimmed after fifty years Ruth Rendell 'Animal Farm is a timeless satire on the central tragi-comedy of all politics-that is, the Read more...

 
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