Collected Essays of George Orwell by George Orwell

In this bestselling compilation of essays, written in the clear-eyed, uncompromising language for which he is famous, Orwell discusses with vigor such diverse subjects as his boyhood schooling, the Spanish Civil War, Henry Miller, British imperialism, and the profession of writing.

The 36th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 5th on The 100 Best Non-Fiction Books of the Century (National Review)
  2. - 7th on The Ideal Library (Book)
  3. - 100 Major Works of Modern Creative Nonfiction (About.com)

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