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George Orwell

Animal Farm: A Fairy Story

Publisher: © 2000 Penguin Classics, GB, Essex, Harlow.

With an Introduction: by Malcolm Bradbury.

A Note on the Text: by Peter Davison.

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‘It is the history of a revolution that went wrong — and of the excellent excuses that were forthcoming at every step for the perversion of the original doctrine’ wrote Orwell for the first edition of Animal Farm in 1945.


Animal Farm: A Fairy Story
George Orwell
by Malcolm Bradbury
A Note on the Text
by Peter Davison
Appendix I: 'The freedom of the press'
Orwell's Proposed Preface to Animal Farm
Appendix II
Orwell's Preface to the Ukrainian Edition of Animal Farm