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  • Nineteen
    Nineteen Eighty-Four (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands obedience and controls him through the all-seeing telescreens and the watchful eye of Big Brother, symbolic head of the Party.

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  • Politics
    Politics and the English Language (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Includes all issues such as political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia. This title offers an essay on style.

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    Nineteen Eighty-Four (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Winston Smith works for the Ministry of Truth in London, chief city of Airstrip One. Big Brother stares out from every poster, the Thought Police uncover every act of betrayal. When Winston finds love with Julia, he discovers that life does not have to be dull and deadening, and awakens to new possibilities.

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  • 1984
    1984 Nineteen Eighty-Four (a stage adaptation by Robert Icke & Duncan Macmillan) (English, Paperback) George Orwell, Duncan Macmillan

    The classic story from George Orwell is adapted for the stage by Duncan Macmillan in this new version of 1984. The idea of the big-brother world and being constantly under surveillance is just as relevant now as when Orwell penned this classic.

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  • Animal
    Animal Farm (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    When the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm overthrow their master Mr Jones and take over the farm themselves, they imagine it is the beginning of a life of freedom and equality. But gradually a cunning, ruthless elite among them, masterminded by the pigs Napoleon and Snowball, starts to take control.

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    Animal Farm (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Mr Jones of Manor Farm is so lazy and drunken that one day he forgets to feed his livestock. The ensuing rebellion under the leadership of the pigs Napoleon and Snowball leads to the animals taking over the farm. Vowing to eliminate the terrible inequities of the farmyard, the renamed Animal Farm is organised to benefit all who walk on four legs.

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    1984 (Spanish, Paperback) George Orwell

    Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities.

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  • Homage
    Homage to Catalonia (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Following his experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War, chronicled in Homage to Catalonia, the author brings the force of his humanity, passion and clarity, describing with bitter intensity the bright hopes and cynical betrayals of that chaotic episode: the revolutionary euphoria of Barcelona, and more.

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    Down and Out in Paris and London (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Documents the author's 'first contact with poverty'. This title shows a world of unrelenting drudgery and squalor - sleeping in bug-infested hostels and doss houses of last resort, working as a dishwasher in Paris' vile 'Hotel X', surviving on scraps and cigarette butts, living alongside tramps, a star-gazing pavement artist and more.

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  • 1984"/
    1984 (English, Paperback) George Orwell, Matthew Dunster

    A bestselling stage adaptation of George Orwell's iconic twentieth-century novel.

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  • Nineteen
    Nineteen Eighty-Four (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Ever since its publication in 1949, George Orwell's terrifying vision of a totalitarian regime where Big Brother controls its citizens like 'a boot stamping on a human face' has become a touchstone for human freedom, and one of the most widely-read books in the world. In this edition, the author elucidates the full meaning of this satire.

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  • Some
    Some Thoughts on the Common Toad (Paperback) George Orwell

    Features essays that look at the joys of spring, the picture of humanity and more.

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  • Why
    Why I Write (Paperback) George Orwell

    Whether puncturing the lies of politicians, wittily dissecting the English character or telling unpalatable truths about war, this title features essays that are suitable in today's era of spin.

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  • Animal
    Animal Farm (Hardback) George Orwell

    Suitable for schoolchildren and politicians alike, this title tells the fable of steadfast horses Boxer and Clover, the opportunistic pigs Snowball and Napoleon, and the deafening choir of sheep.

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  • Books
    Books v. Cigarettes (Paperback) George Orwell

    Beginning with a dilemma about whether he spends more money on reading or smoking, this title explores entertaining essays that explore everything from the perils of second-hand bookshops to the dubious profession of being a critic, from freedom of the press to what patriotism really means.

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    Essays (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Features essays, reviews and articles that illuminate the life and work of one of the most individual writers of this century - a man who created a unique literary manner from the process of thinking aloud and who elevated political writing to an art.

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    Down and Out in Paris and London (Paperback) George Orwell

    To be poor and destitute in 1920s Paris and London was to experience life at its lowest ebb. George Orwell, penniless and with nowhere to go, found himself experiencing just this as he wandered the streets of both capitals in search of a job. This book gives an account of the streets and those who have no choice but to live on them.

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  • Homage
    Homage to Catalonia (English, Paperback) George Orwell

    Based on the original 1930's first edition and not the later 1952 edition. Homage to Catalonia is George Orwell's gripping personal account of his harrowing experiences and observations in the Spanish Civil War of the late 1930's.

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    The Essential Orwell Boxed Set (Mixed media product) George Orwell

    George Orwell was perhaps the twentieth century's best chronicler of English culture and one of our most significant political thinkers. This title collects together four of his essential works, including the seminal novel "Nineteen Eighty-Four".

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  • Decline
    Decline of the English Murder (Paperback) George Orwell

    Explores the English love of reading about a good murder in the papers (and laments the passing of the heyday of the 'perfect' murder involving class, sex and poisoning), as well as unfolds author's views on everything from boys' weeklies to naughty seaside postcards.

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