Ensayos (Essays)

Ensayos (Essays)


«Escribo porque hay alguna mentira que quiero desvelar, algún hecho sobre el que quiero llamar los angeles atención (...). Pero no podría escribir un libro, ni tan siquiera un artículo largo, si no se tratara también una experiencia estética»
George Orwell,Por qué escribo

George Orwell es el ensayista inglés más importante del siglo XX. Esta amplia selección de ensayos presenta por primera vez en español el abanico completo de sus intereses y pasiones, desde los angeles literatura a los angeles política, pasando por los angeles taza de té perfecta o por qué los libros son más caros de los cigarrillos. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION A beneficiant and sundry selection–the merely hardcover version available–of the literary and political writings of 1 of the best essayists of the 20th century. even supposing top often called the writer of Animal Farm and Nineteen Eighty-four, George Orwell left an excellent extra lastingly major success in his voluminous essays, which handled the entire nice social, political, and literary questions of the day and exemplified an incisive prose kind that continues to be universally favourite. integrated one of the greater than 240 essays during this quantity are Orwell’s recognized dialogue of pacifism, “My kingdom correct or Left”; his scathingly advanced perspectives at the soiled paintings of imperialism in “Shooting an Elephant”; and his very enterprise opinion on tips on how to make “A great Cup of Tea.” In his essays, Orwell increased political writing to the extent of paintings, and his motivating ideas–his wish for social justice, his trust in common freedom and equality, and his difficulty for fact in language–are as enduringly suitable now, 100 years after his start, as ever.

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