Burmese Days Keep the Aspidistra Flying Coming up for Air by George Orwell

Burmese Days, Keep the Aspidistra Flying, Coming up for Air by George Orwell. In Burmese Days, the darkest of the three, a frustrated expatriate finds himself trapped between the decadence of his own people and the corruption of the natives they claim to rule. Coming Up for Air dramatizes the frustration of every little man in his hopeless struggle against bourgeois respectability. Keep the Aspidistra Flying is a sort of comedy in which minor poet Gordon Comstock engages briefly with romantic dreams before realizing that salvation is to be found, not in escape from his life but engagement with it.

SKU: 9780307595041

Weight: 1.6 lb


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