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The Resource Diaries, George Orwell ; edited by Peter Davison ; introduction by Christopher Hitchens

Diaries, George Orwell ; edited by Peter Davison ; introduction by Christopher Hitchens

Label
Diaries
Title
Diaries
Statement of responsibility
George Orwell ; edited by Peter Davison ; introduction by Christopher Hitchens
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
George Orwell was an inveterate keeper of diaries. Eleven diaries are presented here covering the period 1931-1949 from his early years as a writer up to his last literary notebook
Summary
Collects the diaries of George Orwell, chronicling the major events of his life, including the rise of totalitarianism and the death of his first wife, that influenced his writing
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10144243
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1950
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Orwell, George
Dewey number
828/.91209
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6029.R8
LC item number
Z46 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Davison, Peter Hobley
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Orwell, George
Target audience
adult
Label
Diaries, George Orwell ; edited by Peter Davison ; introduction by Christopher Hitchens
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Hop-picking diary, August 25,1931-October 8, 1931 -- The road to Wigan Pier diary, January 31, 1936-March 25, 1936 -- Domestic diary volume I, August 9, 1938-March 28, 1939, intercalated with Morocco diary, September 7, 1938-March 28, 1939 ; Marrakech notebook ; Domestic diary volume 1 continued, April 10,1939-May 26, 1939 -- Domestic diary volume II, May 27, 1939-August 31, 1939, intercalated with Diary of events leading up to the war, July 2, 1939-September 3, 1939 ; Domestic diary volume II continued, September 5, 1939-April 29, 1940 -- War-time diary, May 28, 1940-August 28, 1941 -- Second war-time diary, March 14, 1942-November 15, 1942 -- The Jura diaries: Domestic diary volume III, May 7, 1946-January 5, 1947 ; Domestic diary volume IV, April 12, 1947-September 11, 1947 ; Domestic diary volume V, September 12, 1947-October 29, 1947 ; Summary of Avril's entries, December 27,1947-May 10, 1948 -- Relevant entries from Orwell's notebooks, c. February 20, 1948-May 21, 1948 -- Domestic diary volume V, July 31, 1948-December 24, 1948 -- Relevant entries from last literary notebook, March 21, 1949-September 1949
Control code
ocn755705035
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxi, 597 p.
Isbn
9780871404107
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012009895
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)755705035
Label
Diaries, George Orwell ; edited by Peter Davison ; introduction by Christopher Hitchens
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Hop-picking diary, August 25,1931-October 8, 1931 -- The road to Wigan Pier diary, January 31, 1936-March 25, 1936 -- Domestic diary volume I, August 9, 1938-March 28, 1939, intercalated with Morocco diary, September 7, 1938-March 28, 1939 ; Marrakech notebook ; Domestic diary volume 1 continued, April 10,1939-May 26, 1939 -- Domestic diary volume II, May 27, 1939-August 31, 1939, intercalated with Diary of events leading up to the war, July 2, 1939-September 3, 1939 ; Domestic diary volume II continued, September 5, 1939-April 29, 1940 -- War-time diary, May 28, 1940-August 28, 1941 -- Second war-time diary, March 14, 1942-November 15, 1942 -- The Jura diaries: Domestic diary volume III, May 7, 1946-January 5, 1947 ; Domestic diary volume IV, April 12, 1947-September 11, 1947 ; Domestic diary volume V, September 12, 1947-October 29, 1947 ; Summary of Avril's entries, December 27,1947-May 10, 1948 -- Relevant entries from Orwell's notebooks, c. February 20, 1948-May 21, 1948 -- Domestic diary volume V, July 31, 1948-December 24, 1948 -- Relevant entries from last literary notebook, March 21, 1949-September 1949
Control code
ocn755705035
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xxi, 597 p.
Isbn
9780871404107
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012009895
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)755705035

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