1984

1984

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It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen. More info →
Animal Farm

Animal Farm

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Mr. Jones, of the Manor Farm, had locked the henhouses for the night, but was too drunk to remember to shut the popholes. More info →
Burmese Days

Burmese Days

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U Po Kyin, Subdivisional Magistrate of Kyauktada, in Upper Burma, was sitting in his verenda. More info →
Down and Out  in Paris and London

Down and Out in Paris and London

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The Rue du Coq d'Or, Paris, seven in the morning. More info →
Coming Up For Air

Coming Up For Air

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The idea really came to me the day I got my new false teeth. More info →
Keep the Aspidistra Flying

Keep the Aspidistra Flying

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The clock struck half past two. More info →
Road to Wigan Pier, The

Road to Wigan Pier, The

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The first sound in the mornings was the clumping of the mill-girls' clogs down the cobbled street. More info →