Animal farm (Book, 1946) [Hayden Memorial Library @ Citrus College]
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Animal farm

Author: George Orwell; Art Brenner; Harcourt Brace & Company,
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1946] ©1946
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First American editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Satire on dictatorship.

Fueled by Orwell's intense disillusionment with Soviet Communism, Animal Farm is a nearly perfect piece of writing, both an engaging story and an allegory that actually works. When the downtrodden beasts of Manor Farm oust their drunken human master and take over management of the land, all are awash in collectivist zeal.

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Genre/Form: Satire
Allegories
Fantasy fiction
Satirical literature
Humorous fiction
Fables
Fiction
Political fiction
Satirical fiction
Satires
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Orwell, George, 1903-1950.
Animal farm.
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Co. [1946]
(OCoLC)571261121
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Orwell; Art Brenner; Harcourt Brace & Company,
ISBN: 0965052745 9780965052740 0151072523 9780151072521
OCLC Number: 366597
Notes: Novel.
Dust jacket art by Art Brenner.
Description: 3 unnumbered pages, 118 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: George Orwell.

Abstract:

Satire on dictatorship.

Fueled by Orwell's intense disillusionment with Soviet Communism, Animal Farm is a nearly perfect piece of writing, both an engaging story and an allegory that actually works. When the downtrodden beasts of Manor Farm oust their drunken human master and take over management of the land, all are awash in collectivist zeal.

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