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The girl from the fiction department : a portrait of Sonia Orwell

Author: Hilary Spurling; Jean Crowther
Publisher: North Hobart : Hear A Book, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : English
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Sonia, the widow of George Orwell, was a woman of great beauty and power. Married to Orwell just before he died, she became his heir and literary executor, then was blamed for exploiting his name and squandering his fortune. This biography refutes this view and seeks to rehabilitate her reputation.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: George Orwell; Sonia Orwell; George Orwell; Sonia Orwell
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Hilary Spurling; Jean Crowther
ISBN: 1740549880 9781740549882
OCLC Number: 223380130
Performer(s): Narrator : Jean Crowther.
Description: 4 audiocassettes (approximately 6 hr.) : 2 track, mono
Responsibility: Hilary Spurling.

Abstract:

Sonia, the widow of George Orwell, was a woman of great beauty and power. Married to Orwell just before he died, she became his heir and literary executor, then was blamed for exploiting his name and squandering his fortune. This biography refutes this view and seeks to rehabilitate her reputation.

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