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Animal farm

Author: George Orwell; Tamsin Grieg; Nicky Henson; Toby Jones
Publisher: [Bath, United Kingdom] : Blackstone Audio, 2013. ℗2013
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'All animals are equal. But some animals are more equal than others.' Animal Farm - the history of a revolution that went wrong - is George Orwell's brilliant satire on the corrupting influence of power. 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 over the farm.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Drama
Radio plays
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell; Tamsin Grieg; Nicky Henson; Toby Jones
ISBN: 9781471331428 1471331423
OCLC Number: 857658217
Notes: "A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation."
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Duration: 1:30:00.
"Based on Orwell's own radio version which was first produced in 1947."
Performer(s): Performed by Tamsin Grieg, Nicky Henson, Toby Jones and a full cast.
Description: 2 audio discs (1.5 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: George Orwell.

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'All animals are equal. But some animals are more equal than others.' Animal Farm - the history of a revolution that went wrong - is George Orwell's brilliant satire on the corrupting influence of  Read more...

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