byPierre ChristinIllustratorSebastien Verdier

March 2, 2021|
Orwell by Pierre Christin
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An intimate look at the life and work of England’s greatest novelist and political essayist, and author of the dystopian masterpiece 1984
George Orwell’s most celebrated work, 1984, and the prescient vision it contains of a society governed by Big Brother, predates the constant monitoring of people and data we are familiar with today by almost 70 years. But his life was every bit as fascinating and forward-looking as his books. Orwell studied at Eton, joined the police in Burma, fought in the Spanish Civil War, fiercely opposed Stalinism, and lived in London’s slums while working as a journalist. With illustrations by artists including Annie Goetzinger, Juanjo Guarnido, Enki Bilal, Manu Larcenet, Blutch, and André Juillard, Pierre Christin and Sébastian Verdier’s Orwell offers readers an intimate yet definitive portrait of England's greatest political writer.

Pierre Christin is the creator of the bestselling Valérian series. Inspired by research into the world’s Communist regimes, he went on to produce the classic European graphic novels The Town That Didn’t Exist, The Black Order Brigade, and The Hunting Party. Sébastien Verdier, a self-confessed graphic novel add...
Title:OrwellFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:160 pages, 10.25 X 7.5 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 10.25 X 7.5 X 0.68 inPublished:2 mars 2021Publisher:SelfMadeHeroLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1910593877

ISBN - 13:9781910593875

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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