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The Girl from the Fiction Department

A Portrait of Sonia Orwell

by Hilary Spurling

  • 52 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Counterpoint Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Orwell, Sonia,
  • Editors,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Orwell, George,,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Marriage,
  • Great Britain,
  • Women,
  • Biography,
  • 1903-1950,
  • Authors" spouses

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8787210M
    ISBN 101582432430
    ISBN 109781582432434

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The Girl from the Fiction Department: A Portrait of Sonia Orwell. The portrait of George Orwell's second wife drawn by his biographers is a travesty. Determined to set the record straight, her friend, biogapher Hilary Spurling, reveals the whole story of Sonia Orwell's sad and splendid life/5.

The Girl from the Fiction Department is a compelling and often touching account of a wretchedly unhappy life; and although Sonia Orwell must have been maddening at times - not least when she broke.

The Girl from the Fiction Department Hilary Spurling pp, Hamish Hamilton, £ This short book is a work of rescue on two counts.

Sonia Orwell, the widow for 30 years of George Orwell, is not widely known. She has appeared in a secondary role in many biographies, inspired characters in novels by Anthony Powell, Author: Richard Shone. Sonia Brownell (–) married George Orwell in because he said it would help him recover his health.

Unfortunately, the marriage proved no panacea for. The Girl From the Fiction Department Sonia Orwell was a woman of great beauty, power and presence who married George Orwell three months before he died. She became his sole heir and literary executor and has been blamed for exploiting his name and copyrights, and squandering his fortune.

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A few days later, Julia, the dark-haired girl whom Winston believes to be against him, secretly hands him a note that reads, "I love you." Winston takes pains to meet her, and when they finally do, Julia draws up a complicated plan whereby they.

In her preface of 'The Girl from the Fiction Department: A Portrait of Sonia Orwell' Hilary Spurling tells us that Sonia, the widow of George Orwell, was depicted as "heartless, greedy and manipulative" in Michael Shelden's 'Orwell.

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