Автор: George Orwell Название: Nineteen Eighty-Four ISBN: 0141393041 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141393049 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 777 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: Hidden away in the Record Department of the sprawling Ministry of Truth, Winston Smith rewrites the past to suit the needs of the Party. Yet he inwardly rebels against the totalitarian world he lives in, which demands obedience and controls him through the all-seeing telescreens and the watchful eye of Big Brother, symbolic head of the Party.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Why I Write ISBN: 014101900X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141019000 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 483 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: Throughout history, some books have changed the world. They have transformed the way we see ourselves - and each other. They have inspired debate, dissent, war and revolution. This title brings you the works of the great thinkers, pioneers, radicals and visionaries whose ideas shook civilization, and helped make us who we are.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Animal Farm ISBN: 014139305X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141393056 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: от 668 р. Наличие на складе: Есть (1 шт.) Описание: When the downtrodden animals of Manor Farm overthrow their master Mr Jones and take over the farm themselves, they imagine it is the beginning of a life of freedom and equality. But gradually a cunning, ruthless elite among them, masterminded by the pigs Napoleon and Snowball, starts to take control.
Описание: John Flory, cowardly and self-pitying, makes an unlikely but all-too-human tragic hero as he defies convention and prejudice to befriend an Indian doctor, then shoots himself when the girl who had seemed to promise escape from the stultifying `lie` of colonial life refuses to marry him.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Animal Farm ISBN: 185715150X ISBN-13(EAN): 9781857151503 Издательство: Random House Рейтинг: Цена: 1130 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: Written during World War II and published in 1945, this is a sharp and celebrated satire on dictatorship. Orwell conveys his bleak message of man`s inhumanity to man, and beast`s to beast through stark prose and black comedy.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Homage to Catalonia ISBN: 0141393025 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141393025 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 777 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: Following his experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War, chronicled in Homage to Catalonia, the author brings the force of his humanity, passion and clarity, describing with bitter intensity the bright hopes and cynical betrayals of that chaotic episode: the revolutionary euphoria of Barcelona, and more.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Down and Out in Paris and London ISBN: 0141393033 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141393032 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 729 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: Documents the author`s `first contact with poverty`. This title shows a world of unrelenting drudgery and squalor - sleeping in bug-infested hostels and doss houses of last resort, working as a dishwasher in Paris` vile `Hotel X`, surviving on scraps and cigarette butts, living alongside tramps, a star-gazing pavement artist and more.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Politics and the English Language ISBN: 0141393068 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141393063 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 200 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: Includes all issues such as political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia. This title offers an essay on style.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Down and Out in Paris and London ISBN: 0141042702 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141042701 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 872 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: To be poor and destitute in 1920s Paris and London was to experience life at its lowest ebb. George Orwell, penniless and with nowhere to go, found himself experiencing just this as he wandered the streets of both capitals in search of a job. By day, he tramped the streets, passing time with `screevers` or street artists, drunks and other hobos.
Автор: George Orwell Название: La Ferme des animaux ISBN: 2701164575 ISBN-13(EAN): 9782701164571 Издательство: Неизвестно Цена: 802 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: À la ferme du Manoir, la révolte gronde. Entraînés par les cochons, les animaux prennent le pouvoir et instaurent un nouveau régime. À travers cette fable, George Orwell compose une virulente dénonciation du totalitarisme.
Описание: 'This selection is a ceaseless delight ... there is a treat on almost every page' Daily TelegraphGeorge Orwell wrote, in his words, from 'a desire to see things as they are'. This new collection of his journalism and other writings, including articles, essays, broadcasts, poems, book and film reviews from across his career, shows his unmatched genius for observing the world.
Whether discussing Polish immigration or Scottish independence, railing against racism, defending the English language or holding an imaginary conversation with Jonathan Swift, these pieces reveal a clear-eyed, entertaining and eternally relevant chronicler of his age. Edited with an introduction by Peter Davison'Orwell's luminous gift was for seeing things, for noticing what others missed, took for granted or simply found uninteresting, for discovering meaning and wonder in the familiarity of the everyday... Nothing escaped or seemed beneath his notice, which was what made him such a good reporter...
Seeing Things As They Are is intended to be a collection first and foremost of his journalism, with preference given to lesser-known pieces and reviews as well as some of the poems he wrote. It is full of interest and curiosities' Jason Cowley, Financial Times'Peter Davison gives us a feast of [Orwell's] shorter writings, showing how from such hesitant beginnings he evolved into the writer of enduring importance we know, committed to decency, equality and political honesty, who could nevertheless wax lyrical over the first signs of spring or an imaginary English pub' Gordon Bowker, Independent
Автор: George Orwell Название: Burmese Days ISBN: 0141395435 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141395432 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 767 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: When Flory, a white timber merchant, befriends Indian Dr Veraswami, he defies this orthodoxy. The doctor is in danger: U Po Kyin, a corrupt magistrate, is plotting his downfall. The only thing that can save him is membership of the all-white Club, and Flory can help.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Notes on Nationalism ISBN: 0241339561 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780241339565 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 92 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: One of fifty new books at 1.00 pound each, celebrating the pioneering spirit of the Penguin Modern Classics series, from inspiring essays to groundbreaking fiction and poetry - all complete, standalone works, some never published in Penguin Modern Classics before.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Shooting an Elephant ISBN: 0141187395 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141187396 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 966 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: Presents an account of the author`s experience as a police officer in imperial Burma. This collection features the essays that include classics such as "My Country Right or Left", "How the Poor Die" and "Such, Such were the Joys", his memoir of the horrors of public school, as well as discussions of Shakespeare, sleeping rough, and boys` weeklies.
Автор: George Orwell Название: Homage to Catalonia ISBN: 0141183055 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780141183053 Издательство: Penguin Books Ltd Рейтинг: Цена: 1025 р. Наличие на складе: Есть
Описание: Describes the hopes and cynical betrayals of the author`s experiences as a militiaman in the Spanish Civil War.
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