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Published by Facts on File in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Orwell, George, 1903-1950,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • Journalists -- Great Britain -- Biography

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statement[edited by] Audrey Coppard & Bernard Crick.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsCoppard, Audrey., Crick, Bernard R., British Broadcasting Corporation.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6029.R8 Z745 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination287 p. ;
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2858551M
ISBN 100871969653
LC Control Number84021225

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