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Down and out in Paris and London, a novel.

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace [1950, ©1933]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : [New ed.]View all editions and formats
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[This book] is a memoir in two parts on the theme of poverty in the two cities. The first part is a picaresque account of living on the breadline in Paris and the experience of casual labour in restaurant kitchens. The second part is a travelogue of life on the road in and around London from the tramp's perspective, with descriptions of the types of hostel accommodation available and some of the characters to be  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Orwell, George, 1903-1950.
Down and out in Paris and London.
New York, Harcourt, Brace [1950, ©1933]
(OCoLC)564111737
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
OCLC Number: 1595432
Description: 213 pages 21 cm

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[This book] is a memoir in two parts on the theme of poverty in the two cities. The first part is a picaresque account of living on the breadline in Paris and the experience of casual labour in restaurant kitchens. The second part is a travelogue of life on the road in and around London from the tramp's perspective, with descriptions of the types of hostel accommodation available and some of the characters to be found living on the margins. --www.wikipedia.com.

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