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The lion and the unicorn

Author: George Orwell
Publisher: London Penguin Books, 2018. ©1984.
Series: Penguin modern classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Lion and the Unicorn is George Orwell's moving reflections on the English character and his passionate belief in the need for political change. It was written in London during the worst period of the blitz. It is vintage Orwell, a dynamic outline of his belief in socialism, patriotism and an English revolution. His fullest political statement, it has been described as 'one of the most moving and incisive  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Essays
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell
ISBN: 9780241315682 0241315689
OCLC Number: 1023398742
Notes: Cover subtitle: Socialism and the Engish genius.
First published in the Searchlight Books series by Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd 1941. Published in volume 2 of The collected essays, journalism and letters of George Orwell by Secker & Warburg 1968 and in Penguin Books 1970. Published separately in Penguin Books 1982.
Description: 82 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin modern classics.
Responsibility: George Orwell.

Abstract:

The Lion and the Unicorn is George Orwell's moving reflections on the English character and his passionate belief in the need for political change. It was written in London during the worst period of the blitz. It is vintage Orwell, a dynamic outline of his belief in socialism, patriotism and an English revolution. His fullest political statement, it has been described as 'one of the most moving and incisive portraits of the English character' and is as relevant now as it ever has been.

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