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A reader's guide to George Orwell

Author: Jeffrey Meyers
Publisher: Totowa, N.J. : Littlefield, Adams, 1977, ©1975.
Series: Littlefield, Adams quality paperback, 339.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A critical exmination of Orwell's works, from the early essays to ANIMAL FARM and 1984. Orwell's dual themes of politics and poverty are traced.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Handbooks and manuals
Handbooks, manuals, etc
Named Person: George Orwell; George Orwell
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Meyers
ISBN: 082260339X 9780822603399
OCLC Number: 3310374
Description: 192 pages ; 21 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
The Autobiographical Strain --
The Essays --
The Ethics of Responsibility: "Burmese Days" --
The Honorary Proletarian: Orwell and Poverty / "Down and Out in Paris and London" / "A Clergyman's Daughter" / "Keep the Aspidista Flying" / The Road to Wigan Pier" --
Orwell's Apocalypse: "Coming Up for Air" --
'An Affirming Flame': "Homage to Catalonia" --
The Political Allegory of "Animal Farm" --
The Genesis of "1984" --
Conclusion: Critics on Orwell.
Series Title: Littlefield, Adams quality paperback, 339.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Meyers.

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A critical exmination of Orwell's works, from the early essays to ANIMAL FARM and 1984. Orwell's dual themes of politics and poverty are traced.

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