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The Resource Shooting an elephant and other essays, George Orwell ; with an introduction by Jeremy Paxman

Shooting an elephant and other essays, George Orwell ; with an introduction by Jeremy Paxman

Label
Shooting an elephant and other essays
Title
Shooting an elephant and other essays
Statement of responsibility
George Orwell ; with an introduction by Jeremy Paxman
Creator
Contributor
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
ZWZ
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1903-1950
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Orwell, George
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Paxman, Jeremy
Series statement
Penguin modern classics
Target audience
general
Label
Shooting an elephant and other essays, George Orwell ; with an introduction by Jeremy Paxman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published: 2003
Bar code
31223122263917
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why I write -- The spike -- A hanging -- Shooting an elephant -- Bookshop memories -- Charles Dickens -- Boys' weeklies -- My country right or left -- Looking back on the Spanish War -- In defence of English cooking -- Good bad books -- The sporting spirit -- Nonsense poetry -- The prevention of literature -- Books v. cigarettes -- Decline of the English murder -- Some thoughts on the common toad -- Confessions of a book reviewer -- Politics v. literature: an examination of Gulliver's travels -- How the poor die -- Such, such were the joys -- Reflections on Gandhi -- Politics and the English language
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 375 p.
Isbn
9780141187396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 495334287
  • (OCoLC)495334287
Label
Shooting an elephant and other essays, George Orwell ; with an introduction by Jeremy Paxman
Publication
Note
Previously published: 2003
Bar code
31223122263917
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why I write -- The spike -- A hanging -- Shooting an elephant -- Bookshop memories -- Charles Dickens -- Boys' weeklies -- My country right or left -- Looking back on the Spanish War -- In defence of English cooking -- Good bad books -- The sporting spirit -- Nonsense poetry -- The prevention of literature -- Books v. cigarettes -- Decline of the English murder -- Some thoughts on the common toad -- Confessions of a book reviewer -- Politics v. literature: an examination of Gulliver's travels -- How the poor die -- Such, such were the joys -- Reflections on Gandhi -- Politics and the English language
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiv, 375 p.
Isbn
9780141187396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 495334287
  • (OCoLC)495334287

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