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Keep the aspidistra flying.

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: London : Secker & Warburg ; Orlando, FL : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Gordon Comstock loathes dull, middle-class respectability and worship of money. He gives up a 'good job' in advertising to work part-time in a bookshop, giving him more time to write. But he slides instead into a self-induced poverty that destroys his creativity and his spirit. Only Rosemary, ever-faithful Rosemary, has the strength to challenge his commitment to his chosen way of life. Through the character of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
ISBN: 0151351015 9780151351015 0436350262 9780436350269 0141183721 9780141183725
OCLC Number: 10483807
Description: 286 pages ; 24 cm

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Gordon Comstock loathes dull, middle-class respectability and worship of money. He gives up a 'good job' in advertising to work part-time in a bookshop, giving him more time to write. But he slides  Read more...

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