Animal Farm

Animal Farm

A satire on totalitarianism in which farm animals overthrow their human owner and set up their own government.

Author: George Orwell


ISBN: 0329059874


Page: 140

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"The animals on Farmer Jones's farm revolt in a move led by the pigs, and drive out the humans. The pigs become the leaders, in spite of the fact that their government was meant to be 'classless.' The other animals soon find that they are suffering varying degrees of slavery. A totalitarian state slowly evolves in which 'all animals are equal but some animals are more equal than others.' this is a biting satire aimed at communism." Shapiro. Fic for youth. 3rd edition.

Animal Farm a Fairy Story and Essay s Collection

Animal Farm  a Fairy Story and Essay s Collection

Джордж Оруэлл. GEORGE ORWELL ANIMAL FARM A FAIRY STORY AND ESSAYS ' COLLECTION George Orwell / Джордж Оруэлл Animal Farm: a Fairy Story. Front Cover.

Author: Джордж Оруэлл

Publisher: Litres

ISBN: 9785041354954

Category: Foreign Language Study


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Эта книга – сборник произведений английского писателя Джорджа Оруэлла. Самый нашумевший его рассказ «Скотный двор», который по понятным причинам был запрещен к изданию во времена СССР, а также подборка самых ярких эссе открывают читателю интереснейшие моменты из жизни автора.Книга представляет собой неадаптированный текст для чтения. Предназначена для учащихся старших классов языковых школ, вузов, курсов иностранных языков и самостоятельного чтения. Тексты снабжены заданиями на понимание, примечаниями и словарем.
Categories: Foreign Language Study

Animal Farm

Animal Farm

The animals of Manor Farm have revolted and taken over.

Author: George Orwell

Publisher: HarperCollins

ISBN: 9780547370224

Category: Fiction

Page: 144

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The animals of Manor Farm have revolted and taken over. Upon the death of Old Major, pigs Snowball and Napoleon lead a revolt against Mr. Jones, driving him from the farm. The animals embrace the Seven Commandments of Animalism and life carries on, but they learn that a farm ruled by animals looks more human than ever.
Categories: Fiction

Animal Farm

Animal Farm

Presents a tragic fable where the animals drive out Mr Jones and attempt to run the farm themselves.

Author: George Orwell

Publisher: Penguin Mass Market

ISBN: 0141187387

Category: Domestic animals

Page: 120

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Having got rid of their human master, the animals in this political fable look forward to a life of freedom and plenty. But as a clever, ruthless elite takes control, the other animals find themselves hopelessly ensnared in the same old way.
Categories: Domestic animals

Animal Farm

Animal Farm

Author: George Orwell (pseud. van Eric Arthur Blair.)


ISBN: OCLC:64182195


Page: 122

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Persiflage op de diktatuur van de leugen in een totalitaire staat.

Orwell Animal Farm

Orwell  Animal Farm

2.3 FAIRY TALE Orwell subtitled Animal Farm 'A Fairy Story' and we might ask whether he meant any more than that it was, at its simplest level, a story that could be read and enjoyed by children in the way that traditional fairy tales ...


Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 9781349076420


Page: 84

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Philip Allan Literature Guide for GCSE Animal Farm

Philip Allan Literature Guide  for GCSE   Animal Farm

Fairy tales Orwell's original title for the novel Animal Farm was Animal Farm: A Fairy Story. Fairy stories are normally books associated with children. They have a straightforward plot and deal with themes often related to good and ...

Author: Najoud Ensaff

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9781444153804

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 96

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Philip Allan Literature Guides (for GCSE) provide exam-focused analysis of popular set texts to give students the very best chance of achieving the highest grades possible. Designed to be used throughout the course or as revision before the exam, this full colour text provides: - a thorough commentary, outlining the plot and structure and exploring the themes, style, characters and context of the text - exemplar A*- and C-grade answers to exam-style questions, with examiner's comments, exam and essay-writing advice - the assessment objectives for each exam board, highlighting the specific skills that students need to develop - 'Grade booster' boxes with tips on how to move between grades - 'Pause for thought' boxes to make students consider their own opinions on the text - Key quotations to memorise and use in the exams AND free access to a website with further revision aids, including interactive quizzes, blogs, a forum for students to share their ideas, useful web links, plus additional exam-style questions and answers with examiner's comments and expert advice.
Categories: Literary Criticism

Essential Student Texts Animal Farm eBook

Essential Student Texts  Animal Farm eBook

Fables and Fairy Tales When it was first published, Orwell gave the novel a subtitle: Animal Farm – A Fairy Tale. This is both misleading and revealing. The genre of fairy tale implies a tale far removed from reality, or a story with ...

Author: George Orwell

Publisher: Oxford University Press - Children

ISBN: 9781382021425

Category: Juvenile Fiction


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Orwell's classic tale tells of the animals of Manor Farm and their uprising against their brutal human master, Mr Jones. They dream of a life of freedom and equality, where all animals work for the good of each other in the newly formed, utopian, Animal Farm. However, their dream is short-lived as some of the inhabitants become swiftly corrupted by their newfound power. Most of the animals don't realise that one form of tyranny has replaced another until it is too late. This Essential Student Texts eBook edition of Orwell's modern classic comes with accessible and informative notes.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Understanding Animal Farm

Understanding Animal Farm

Greek narratives of Aesop in the fifth century B.C. The beast fable is typically a story or poem in which the misadventures of animals expose ... Orwell subtitled Animal Farm " a fairy story , " but the subtitle was an ironic joke .

Author: John Rodden

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313302014

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 226

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Analyzes the historical context of "Animal Farm" and examines Orwell's political allegory in relation to Marxism, the Russian Revolution, and the Cold War.
Categories: Literary Criticism

Scepticism and Hope in Twentieth Century Fantasy Literature

Scepticism and Hope in Twentieth Century Fantasy Literature

2Note the subtitle of Orwell's work : Animal Farm : A Fairy Story . Fp 1945 . ( Harmondsworth : Penguin , 1941 ) . In the 1950s , Lewis was regarded as a " Conservative " for his opposition to environmental destruction , experimentation ...

Author: Kath Filmer-Davies

Publisher: Popular Press

ISBN: 0879725540

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 160

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Religious discourse has become alien to the secular and skeptical western societies of the twentieth century. There is real discomfort when religious discourse appears either in the popular press or in society. But even in a secular society, there is still a psychological need (one might even use the stronger word will), if not to believe, then at least to hope. Dr. Filmer states this need is met in the literature of fantasy.
Categories: Literary Criticism