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Pages from a Scullion's Diary George Orwell

Pages from a Scullion's Diary By George Orwell

Pages from a Scullion's Diary by George Orwell


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Summary

An extract from Orwell's record of his experiences in the late 1920s when he lived among the tramps and plongeurs of London and Paris. In this section Orwell and his friend Boris find work at the hotel "X", in Paris. It contains his observations of the hierarchies and snobberies of the staff.

Pages from a Scullion's Diary Summary

Pages from a Scullion's Diary by George Orwell

This is an extract from George Orwell's famous record of his experiences in the late 1920s when he lived among the tramps and plongeurs of London and Paris. In this section (Chapters IX to XVIII) Orwell and his friend Boris find work at the hotel "X", near the Place de la Concorde in Paris. It includes Orwell's astute observations on the hierarchy and snobberies of the staff, chefs, waiters and dishwashers, and is a vivid account of their life on and off duty.

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GOR003162076
9780146000621
0146000625
Pages from a Scullion's Diary by George Orwell
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Penguin Books Ltd
1995-07-06
64
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