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George orwell (1903¿1950) was an english novelist, essayist, journalist, and critic best known for his dystopian book 1984 and the allegorical novella animal farm, orwell is the author of six novels as well as numerous essays and works of nonfiction. George orwell has 198 ratings and 18 reviews megan said: it is a credit to this biography that i almost started crying on the bus when he died while sh. George orwell biography of george orwell and a searchable collection of works. Read a concise summary of george orwell's life and works discover what lead him to write his novels including 'animal farm' and nineteen eighty four. Eric arthur blair (25 june 1903 – 21 january 1950), better known by his pen name george orwell, was an english novelist, essayist, journalist and critic whose work is marked by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism and outspoken support of democratic socialism.
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Born the son of an opium agent in bengal, eric blair was educated in england (eton 1921) the joined the british imperial police in burma, serving. George orwell was born edward arthur blair on june 25, 1903, in india his father was an english civil servant in india at age eight, orwell returned to england, where he was sent to boarding school. Appunto di letteratura inglese su george orwell, con biografia dell'autore e cenni sulle opere principali (animal farm e nineteen-eighyfour. George orwell: george orwell, english novelist, essayist, and critic famous for his novels animal farm (1945) and nineteen eighty-four (1949.
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