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The Resource Nineteen eighty-four, George Orwell ; with an introduction by Julian Symons

Nineteen eighty-four, George Orwell ; with an introduction by Julian Symons

Label
Nineteen eighty-four
Title
Nineteen eighty-four
Statement of responsibility
George Orwell ; with an introduction by Julian Symons
Title variation
1984
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While the totalitarianism that provoked George Orwell into writing 'Nineteen Eighty-Four' seems to be passing into oblivion, his harrowing, cautionary tale of a man trapped in a political nightmare has had the opposite fate, and its relevance and power to disturb our complacency seem to grow decade by decade
Member of
Summary
Portrays life in a future time when a totalitarian government watches over all citizens and directs all activities
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
048209
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1903-1950
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Orwell, George
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1090
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1912-1994
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Symons, Julian
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Everyman's library
Series volume
134
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Totalitarianism
  • London (England)
  • Political fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Nineteen eighty-four, George Orwell ; with an introduction by Julian Symons
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxv-xxvii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm25631960
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xlii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780679417392
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
92052906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)25631960
Label
Nineteen eighty-four, George Orwell ; with an introduction by Julian Symons
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxv-xxvii)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm25631960
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xlii, 325 pages
Isbn
9780679417392
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
92052906
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)25631960

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