Remembering George Orwell
Eric Arthur Blair
1903, June 25. Motihari, Bengal, India.
1950, January 21. University Hospital, London, England

Chronology  1944
Chronology  taken from "George Orwell - A Bibliography", by Gillian Fenwick

Finished Animal Farm
Finished The English People
14 May
Future adopted son born
early June
Eileen gave up work to look after adopted baby, Richard
28 June Maida Vale flat bombed

Moved to Inez Holden's flat, 106 George Street, Baker Street
'Propaganda and Demotic Speech', Persuasion Vol. 2, No. 2.
by July
Gollancz, Cape, and faber rejected Animal Farm
'London Letter' published in Partisan Review Vol. XI, No.4
Raffles and Miss Blandish  published in Horizon Vol. X, No. 58
early October
Moved to 27B Canonbury Square, Islington

Signed contract with Fredric Warburg for Animal Farm
Projected Critical Essays

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