By George Orwell
George Orwell’s recognized satire of the Soviet Union, within which “all animals are equivalent yet a few animals are extra equivalent than others.”
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Since, as a World War I nurse in 1916, she wrote (while on short leave) The Mysterious Affair at Styles (1920), Christie’s scores of detective stories have sold, at rough calculation, two billion copies worldwide (she is, for example, the best-ever-selling novelist in France, outdoing even Georges Simenon). Her novels still sell – year in, year out – in their millions. The Guinness Book of Records nominates her as the bestselling (the very bestselling) novelist ever. The Case of Christie (to adapt the favourite title formula of one of her disciples, Ellery Queen) highlights a crux in the use of 36 the term ‘bestseller’.
Hobson in Gentleman’s Agreement (#1 novel in 1947; ‘a banned book, a number one title, 45 The American bestseller Stowe’s was also the ﬁrst American novel to be a runaway bestseller in Britain, levelling up cross-Atlantic inequities a (very) little. The London publisher, George Smith, was gratiﬁed, on his journey to work, to perceive all six people in his ﬁrst-class carriage reading his (pirated) edition of Stowe’s novel. It was some consolation for the wholesale Yankee pirating of his Jane Eyre, ﬁve years earlier.