Eric Arthur Blair


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imaginative British writer concerned with social justice (1903-1950)

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The author, whose real name was Eric Arthur Blair, spent time at the town's Hairmyres Hospitalin 1947 where he was diagnosed with tuberculosis, eventually having his typewriter confiscated by staffas he tried to continue work on his masterpiece, 1984.
George Orwell was born Eric Arthur Blair on June 25, 1903, in Bengal, India, where his father, Thomas, worked in the Opium Department of the Indian Civil Service.
Anyone who lives in any of today's English-speaking countries, with their new censorship (aka 'political correctness') and their all-powerful states, should be indebted to the writings of George Orwell, the penname of Eric Arthur Blair.
The man who wrote Animal Farm (1945) and 1984 (1949) was born in 1903 and brought up as Eric Arthur Blair, but was clearly disinclined to proclaim that fact.
Eric Arthur Blair, who wrote under the pen name George Orwell, lived in the Victorian home in Shiplake, Oxfprdshire, from the age of 9 to 12.
Orwell, the author of best- sellers such as Animal Farm and 1984, was born as Eric Arthur Blair on June 25, 1903 when his father Richard W.
Born Eric Arthur Blair on June 25, 1903, in eastern India, into a family of well-heeled civil servants, he grew up to become an author writing under the name of George Orwell.