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Orwell, Cambridgeshire - Village Life
... There were two pubs listed in the village in 1756, rising to seven by 1882 ... By 1936 there were still six, but by 1970 only The Chequers remained ...
Some Thoughts On The Common Toad - Summary
... Orwell describes the emergence from hibernation of the common toad and its procreative cycle - offering it as an alternative to the skylark and ... Orwell points out that the pleasures of spring are available to everybody and cost nothing and can be appreciated in the town as much as the country ... However Orwell is concerned with feelings in some groups that there is something reprehensible in enjoying nature ...
As I Please
... newspaper Tribune by author and journalist George Orwell ... from his job at the BBC in November 1943, Orwell joined Tribune as literary editor ... The articles allowed Orwell to digress freely over whatever topics came into his mind, including reminiscences, nature observations, gleanings from books and ...
The Spike (essay)
... "The Spike" is a 1931 essay by George Orwell in which he details his experience staying overnight in the casual ward of a workhouse (colloquially known as a "spike") near London ... This episode in Orwell's life took place while he was intentionally living as a vagrant in and around London as part of the social experiment that would form ... Orwell was in Paris in August 1929 when he first sent a copy of "The Spike" to the New Adelphi magazine ...
Second Thoughts On James Burnham - Summary
... Orwell summarises Burnham's ideas in The Managerial Revolution and The Machiavellians and highlights a few inconsistencies ... Orwell considers that Burnham differs from most other thinkers in trying to plot the course of future developments, and with the benefit of hindsight he ... until after the defeat of Britain 4 The USSR is bound to be defeated Orwell then quotes an essay by Burnham entitled "Lenin's Heir" which posits a continuity between Lenin and ...

Famous quotes containing the word orwell:

    A dirty joke is a sort of mental rebellion.
    —George Orwell (1903–1950)

    Power is not a means, it is an end. One does not establish a dictatorship in order to safeguard a revolution; one makes the revolution in order to establish the dictatorship.
    —George Orwell (1903–1950)

    Most people get a fair amount of fun out of their lives, but on balance life is suffering, and only the very young or the very foolish imagine otherwise.
    —George Orwell (1903–1950)