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Essays
Essays
Essays
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Essays

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Welcome to the Essays collection. A special selection of the nonfiction prose from influential and noteworthy authors. This book brings some of best essays of George Orwell, across a wide range of subjects, including literature, politics, travel and many more topics.George Orwell, was an English novelist, essayist, journalist and critic. His work is characterised by lucid prose, biting social criticism, total opposition to totalitarianism, and outspoken support of democratic socialism. Many of his most relevant works were published by Tacet Books.The book contains the following texts:- Introduction by Edmund Gosse- Why I write- Politics And The English Language- Shooting an elephant- Decline Of The English Murder- Confessions Of A Book Reviewer- A hanging- The lion and the unicorn- Bookshop memories- A Nice Cup Of Tea
LanguageEnglish
PublisherTacet Books
Release dateNov 7, 2021
ISBN9783986774240
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George Orwell

George Orwell (1903–1950), the pen name of Eric Arthur Blair, was an English novelist, essayist, and critic. He was born in India and educated at Eton. After service with the Indian Imperial Police in Burma, he returned to Europe to earn his living by writing. An author and journalist, Orwell was one of the most prominent and influential figures in twentieth-century literature. His unique political allegory Animal Farm was published in 1945, and it was this novel, together with the dystopia of 1984 (1949), which brought him worldwide fame. 

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