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              The Road to Wigan Pier

              The Road to Wigan Pier (Paperback, New edition)

              By Orwell, George; Introduction by Hoggart, Richard; Notes by Davison, Peter

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              Presents an account of the author's observations of working-class life in the bleak industrial heartlands of Yorkshire and Lancashire in the 1930s. It provides descriptions of social injustice, cramped slum housing, dangerous mining conditions, squalor, hunger and growing unemplo...yment.
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              ISBN 9780141185293
              Released NZ 1 Jun 2001
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Modern Classics
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              Two Wasted Years: 1943
               

              Two Wasted Years: 1943 (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Orwell, George; Edited by Davison, Peter

              • RRP: $68.99
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              This volume shows how much George Orwell achieved during his Two wasted years at the BBC. It covers the programmes broadcast that were either written by Orwell or had his input in some form or other. The book contains reviews, essays, and a printing of The Detective Story in Fren...ch.
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              ISBN 9780436404092
              Released NZ 15 Mar 2001
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series The complete works of George Orwell
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              Contemporary Drama and the Popular Dramatic Tradition in England
                

              Contemporary Drama and the Popular Dramatic Tradition in England (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 1st ed. 1982)

              By Davison, Peter

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              ISBN 9781349051793
              Released NZ 1 Jan 1982
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Orwell and Politics
                

              Orwell and Politics (Paperback)

              By Orwell, George; Edited by Davison, Peter

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              • Pub Date
                15 Sep 20

              Orwell's classic satire Animal Farm continues to be an international best seller. For the first time ever, Orwell and Politics brings this major work together with the author's other works exploring the nature of politics and the Second World War.

              ISBN 9780241417980
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Orwell's England
                

              Orwell's England (Paperback)

              By Orwell, George; Edited by Davison, Peter; Introduction by Pimlott, Ben

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                15 Sep 20

              Collected together for the first time, this volume includes the complete text of The Road to Wigan Pier - Orwell's vivid and impassioned documentary of unemployment and proletarian life - as well as Orwell's best writing on the political and social condition of England.

              ISBN 9780241418024
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 16+ years
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              Orwell in Spain
                

              Orwell in Spain (Paperback)

              By Orwell, George; Edited by Davison, Peter; Introduction by Hitchens, Christopher

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              The volume collects together, for the first time ever, Orwell's writings on his experience of the Spanish Civil War - the chaos at the Front, the futile young deaths for what became a confused cause, the antique weapons and the disappointment many British Socialists felt on arriv...ing in Spain to help. Orwell in Spain includes the complete text of Homage to Catalonia.
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              ISBN 9780241418017
              Released NZ 15 Sep 2020
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
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              The Orwell Diaries

              The Orwell Diaries (Paperback)

              By Orwell, George; Edited by Davison, Peter

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              George Orwell was an inveterate keeper of diaries. This title presents eleven of them, covering the period 1931-1949, and follows Orwell from his early years as a writer to his last literary notebook.

              ISBN 9780141191546
              Released NZ 9 Jul 2010
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Modern Classics
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              The Collected Non-Fiction: Essays, Articles, Diaries and Letters, 1903-1950
                

              The Collected Non-Fiction: Essays, Articles, Diaries and Letters, 1903-1950 (EPUB ebook – Digital original)

              By Orwell, George; Edited by Davison, Peter

              The twelve edited volumes of Orwell's non-fiction, collected for the first time in one invaluable ebook. A rich treasure trove of material, this unique collection includes Orwell's reviews, broadcasts, notebooks, wartime diaries, articles on socialism and censorship, corresponden...ce with luminaries such as Arthur Koestler, Anthony Powell and Evelyn Waugh, and famous essays such as 'Politics and the English Language', 'Why I Write' and 'Some Thoughts on the Common Toad'.Edited by Professor Peter Davison, the collection encompasses twelve annotated volumes and ranges across the whole of Orwell's writing life, from 1903 to 1950. As well as providing an unparalleled insight into Orwell's life and works, the volume offers a wonderful overview of the social, literary and political events of the thirties and forties. It will be an invaluable resource for fans, students and scholars alike. Contents: A Kind of Compulsion (1903-36) Facing Unpleasant Facts (1937-39) A Patriot After All (1940-41) All Propaganda is Lies (1941-42) Keeping Our Little Corner Clean (1942-43) Two Wasted Years (1943) I Have Tried to Tell the Truth (1943-44) I Belong to the Left (1945) Smothered Under Journalism (1946) It is What I Think (1947-48) Our Job is to Make Life Worth Living (1949-50) The Lost Orwell
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              ISBN 9780241253472
              Available in EPUB
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 9 Mar 2017
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
              Loan Credits 36
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              Four Histories
                

              Four Histories (EPUB ebook)

              By Davison, Peter; Wells, Stanley; Shakespeare, William

              Contains Richard II , Henry IV Part One , Henry IV Part Two , and Henry V . Each play possesses its own distinctive mood, tone and style, and together they inhabit the turbulent period of change from the usurpation of the throne of Richard II by Bolingbroke to the triumph of hero...ic kingship in Henry V.
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              ISBN 9780141961415
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              Language en
              Released NZ 26 Jul 2007
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Penguin Classics
              Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
              Loan Credits 36
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              Contemporary Drama and the Popular Dramatic Tradition in England
                

              Contemporary Drama and the Popular Dramatic Tradition in England (Hardback)

              By Davison, Peter

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              ISBN 9780333280836
              Released NZ 16 Dec 1982
              Publisher Palgrave Macmillan
              Interest Age 19+ years
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