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  • Published: 25 June 1993
  • ISBN: 9781857151503
  • Imprint: Everyman
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 116
  • RRP: $34.99

Animal Farm




Twenty new titles in the much-loved and hugely successful Penguin English Library series.

A biting satire on dictatorship written during the Second World War and published in 1945, ANIMAL FARM is perhaps the most celebrated twentieth-century English satire after the same writer's NINETEEN EIGHTY-FOUR. One of the very few writers to be compared in power, artistry and moral authority with Jonathan Swift, the purity of Orwell's spare prose and the logic of his dark comedy emphasize the stark message of man's inhumanity to man and beast's to beast

  • Pub date: 25 June 1993
  • ISBN: 9781857151503
  • Imprint: Everyman
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 116
  • RRP: $34.99

About the Author

George Orwell

George Orwell (1903–1950) is one of England's most famous writers and social commentators. He is the author of the classic political satire Animal Farm and the dystopian masterpiece Nineteen Eighty-Four. He is also well known for his essays and journalism, particularly his works covering his travels and his time fighting in the Spanish Civil War. His writing is celebrated for its piercing clarity, purpose and wit and his books continue to be bestsellers all over the world.

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