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.
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Review: George Orwell: Essays (Penguin Modern Classics)User Review - Peter Crump - Goodreads
Orwell's reputation for clear, readable prose won't suffer at my hands. While some of these essays have dated, referring to events and people long consigned to history's memory hole, the polemics are ... Read full review
Review: George Orwell: Essays (Penguin Modern Classics)User Review - James - Goodreads
Orwell is better as an essayist than he is as a novelist, which is already saying something considering his skill as the latter. This collection of essays is quite an eclectic mix, with a range of ... Read full review