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George Orwell's Animal farm

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2009.
Series: Bloom's modern critical interpretations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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Presents critical essays that discuss the language, characters, plot, and major themes of the dystopian animal fable.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: George Orwell; George Orwell; George Orwell
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Harold Bloom
ISBN: 9781604135824 1604135824
OCLC Number: 290487310
Description: vii, 166 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Political fiction and patriarchal fantasy / Daphne Patai --
Animal farm: an allegory of revolution / Valerie Meyers --
Language as theme in Animal farm / Samir Elbarbary --
Revolution on Animal farm: Orwell's neglected commentary / V.C. Letemendia --
Animal farm --
Roger Fowler --
Orwell, Tolstoy, and Animal farm / Robert Pearce --
An absence of pampering: the betrayal of the rebellion and the end of decency in Animal farm / Anthony Stewart --
The dual purpose of Animal farm / Paul Kirschner --
George Orwell's dystopias: from Animal farm to Nineteen eighty-four / Peter Edgerly Firchow.
Series Title: Bloom's modern critical interpretations.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Harold Bloom.

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