(Orwell, Sonia). Spurling, Hilary
Title THE GIRL FROM THE FICTION DEPARTMENT: A Portrait of Sonia Orwell
Book Condition Fine in a fine photo-pictorial dust jacket. 194 pages. Illustrated with photos.
Edition First U.S. edition: Review copy, with publisher's slip laid in.
Publisher New York: Counterpoint/A Member of the Perseus Book Group, (2003).
1582432430 / 9781582432434
Seller ID 41012.00
Hilary Spurling strives to set the record straight in this biography of Sonia Orwell--wife and widow of George Orwell who was reviled by fans of her husband who have painted her as a conniving gold digger lacking interest in her husband's creative genius.