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The Resource Animal farm : a fairy story, by George Orwell ; with a foreword to the Centennial edition by Ann Patchett ; with a preface by Russell Baker ; introduction by C.M. Woodhouse

Animal farm : a fairy story, by George Orwell ; with a foreword to the Centennial edition by Ann Patchett ; with a preface by Russell Baker ; introduction by C.M. Woodhouse

Label
Animal farm : a fairy story
Title
Animal farm
Title remainder
a fairy story
Statement of responsibility
by George Orwell ; with a foreword to the Centennial edition by Ann Patchett ; with a preface by Russell Baker ; introduction by C.M. Woodhouse
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Orwell's 1945 fable about the power struggles among animals on a farm parallels the situation in Russia at the time as Orwell saw it; the characters include the ruthless pig Stalin, his idealistic Trotsky-like adversary, and the simple, kindly horse who represents the common man
Summary
A satire on totalitarianism in which farm animals overthrow their human owner and set up their own government
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
048203
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
LC call number
PR6029.R8
LC item number
A63 2003b
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1170
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Domestic animals
  • Totalitarianism
Target audience
adult
Label
Animal farm : a fairy story, by George Orwell ; with a foreword to the Centennial edition by Ann Patchett ; with a preface by Russell Baker ; introduction by C.M. Woodhouse
Instantiates
Publication
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
19091668
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Centennial ed.
Extent
xxix, 97 pages
Isbn
9780452284241
Lccn
2003274731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Animal farm : a fairy story, by George Orwell ; with a foreword to the Centennial edition by Ann Patchett ; with a preface by Russell Baker ; introduction by C.M. Woodhouse
Publication
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
19091668
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Centennial ed.
Extent
xxix, 97 pages
Isbn
9780452284241
Lccn
2003274731
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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