For questions about the English author George Orwell or about any of his literary works, which include the satirical novels 1984 and Animal Farm.

George Orwell (1903-1950; real name Eric Arthur Blair) wrote political satire.

His most famous fictitious novels include Animal Farm, a satire on the Russian Revolution of 1917, and 1984, a vision of a dystopic society.

His non-fictional works include The Road to Wigan Pier, a study of the lives of the working classes in Lancashire and Yorkshire; Down and Out in Paris and London, a study of the lives of the working classes in Paris and London; and Homage to Catalonia, an account of Orwell's experiences participating in the Spanish Civil War.

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