Some Thoughts On The Common Toad

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In this collection of eight witty and sharply written essays, Orwell looks at, among others, the joys of spring, the picture of humanity painted by Gulliver and his travels, and the strange benefit of the doubt that the public permit Salvador Dali. Also included here are a mouth-watering essay on the delights of English cooking.

ISBN: 9780141191270 Author: Orwell, George Publisher: PENGUIN GROUP Publication Date: 26th August 2010 Imprint: Penguin Classics Cover: Paperback Dewey: 824.912 (edition:22) Pages: 115 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subject:

In this collection of eight witty and sharply written essays, Orwell looks at, among others, the joys of spring (even in London), the picture of humanity painted by Gulliver and his travels, and the strange benefit of the doubt that the public permit Salvador Dali. Also included here are a mouth-watering essay on the delights of English Cooking and a shocking account of killing an elephant in Burma.

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