Volume 1 Of The Complete Works Of George OrwellFew Authors Can Have Striven So Hard To Make Themselves Professional Writers As Did George Orwell As A Child He Talked Of Becoming A Writer He Wrote For Student Publications At Eton Whilst Serving In The Imperial Police In Burma He Sketched Out Ideas For Burmese Days On Returning To Europe, He Spent Two Years In Paris Struggling To Write Down And Out In Paris And London Was The Outcome Of Those Years In Paris And Of Months Tramping South East England Whilst Not Quite Autobiography, It Does Give A Vivid Picture Of The Kind Of Life He Led In The Lower Depths , And Exemplifies His Belief That The Greatest Of Evils And The Worst Of Crimes Is Poverty Orwell Thought Of Calling This First Book Confessions Of A Dishwasher , And He Hesitated For Some Time Over The Pseudonym Under Which It Was Published, The Name By Which, In Due Time, He Was To Achieve Worldwide Fame George Orwell.This Edition Of Down And Out In Paris And London Differs In Many Ways From All Earlier Editions And Retores Material Censored By Its Original Publisher In 1933.
Eric Arthur Blair, better known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English author and journalist His work is marked by keen intelligence and wit, a profound awareness of social injustice, an intense opposition to totalitarianism, a passion for clarity in language, and a belief in democratic socialism.In addition to his literary career Orwell served as a police officer with the Indian Imperial
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- Down and Out in Paris and London
- George Orwell
- 04 September 2017 George Orwell