Animal Farm: A Fairy Story

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Jul 1, 2009 - Fiction - 144 pages
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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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A dystopian novella comparing the Russian Kremlin to that of a drastically mismanaged farm, is nothing short of the most annoying book i have read to date, though I may be biased. I had to read for a class, three different times. Read full review

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"All animals are equal -- but some animals are more equal than others." -- Animal Farm, George Orwell I wish this had been assigned when I was in high school. Finally read this (many) years later ... 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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