Animal Farm: A Fairy Story

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Jul 1, 2009 - Fiction - 144 pages
George Orwell’s famous satire of the Soviet Union, in which “all animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.”
 

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What can be said about "Animal Farm" that hasn't been said before? Subjectively, then, it's an enjoyable but sobering read that no doubt reveals more with each reading - not about the novel itself ... Read full review

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When I first started in the human services, way back while still at Uni, I was schedulled to work overnights for a while at a group home. I read this novel my first night. There are more symbols than I'd like to admit in my subsequent career. I've read three times since and remain amazed. Read full review

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Contents

A Note on the Text
8
Chapter I
15
Chapter II
32
Chapter III
48
Chapter IV
62
Chapter V
73
Chapter VI
93
Chapter VII
110
Chapter VIII
133
Chapter IX
160
Chapter X
182
Orwells Proposed Preface to Animal Farm
203
Orwells Preface to the Ukrainian Edition of Animal Farm
227
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GEORGE ORWELL (1903–1950) was born in India and served with the Imperial Police in Burma before joining the Republican Army in the Spanish Civil War. Orwell was the author of six novels as well as numerous essays and nonfiction works.

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