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Click on the cover image above to read some pages of this book! Anyone who wants to understand the twentieth century will still have to read Orwell. With great originality and wit Orwell unfolds his views on subjects ranging from a revaluation of Charles Dickens to the nature of Socialism, from a comic yet profound discussion of naughty seaside picture postcards to a spirited defence of English cooking.
Displaying an almost unrivalled mastery of English plain prose style, Orwell's essays challenge, move and entertain. George Orwell found 'the prolonged, indiscriminate reveiwing of books The best practice, it always seemed to me, would be simply to ignore the great majority of books and give very long reviews to the few that seem to matter'.
What image or idiom will make it clearer? The books that do this are not necessarily good books, they maybe good bad books like Raffles or the Sherlock Holmes stories, or perverse and morbid books like Wuthering Heights or The House of the Green Shutters … Read him Miller for five pages, ten pages, and you feel the peculiar relief that comes not so much from understanding as from being understood. As the dark war-torn year of begins, what does Orwell begin the year with? I don't know any "modern" as in, currently alive writers who can do this. That's about the best excuse I can give him, anyway, because in these essays Orwell's desire for personal honesty regularly dilutes or muddles his political edge.
Space doesn't permit a long review here but this collection is equal to a year's, a decade's, a lifetime's reading if what you're reading isn't Orwell. Writing about his professional and political interests, his travels, and the world at large, Orwell's astute and often laconic observations are still able to hit you blindside. Kirkus UK. The family moved to England in and in Orwell entered Eton, where he contributed regularly to the various college magazines. From to he served with the Indian Imperial Police in Burma, an experience that inspired his first novel Burmese Days Several years of poverty followed.
He lived in Paris for two years before returning to England, where he worked successively as a private tutor, schoolteacher and bookshop assistant, and contributed reviews and articles to a number of periodicals. Down and Out in Paris and London was published in In he was commissioned by Victor Gollancz to visit areas of mass unemployment in Lancashire and Yorkshire, and The Road to Wigan Pier is a powerful description of the poverty he saw there.
At the end of Orwell went to Spain to fight for the Republicans and was wounded. Homage to Catalonia is his account of the civil war. He was admitted to a sanatorium in and from then on was never fully fit.
He spent six months in Morocco and there wrote Coming Up for Air. As literary editor of Tribune he contributed a regular page of political and literary commentary, and he also wrote for the Observer and later for the Manchester Evening News. His unique political allegory, Animal Farm, was published in , and it was this novel, together with Nineteen Eighty-Four , which brought him world-wide fame.
George Orwell died in London in January A few days before, Desmond MacCarthy had sent him a message of greeting in which he wrote: 'You have made an indelible mark on English literature. Help Centre.
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