These essays, reviews and articles illuminate the life and work of one of the most individual writers of this century - a man who created a unique literary manner from the process of thinking aloud and who elevated political writing to an art.
What people are saying - Write a review
Review: George Orwell: EssaysUser Review - Robert Arbon - Goodreads
Wonderful collection of essays by George Orwell. His style is plain and direct but not boring - he knows how, and most importantly, when to construct imaginative phrases and sentences. The impression ... Read full review
Review: Essays (Modern Classics)User Review - Carol - Goodreads
What a wise, brave and honest writer. A really eclectic mix. Orwell tackles the insignificant (Some Thoughts on the Common Toad), the sublime (Reflections on Ghandi), the desperately moving (Shooting ... Read full review