Welcome to the Essays collection. A special selection of the nonfiction prose from influential and noteworthy authors. This book brings some of best essays of George Orwell, across a wide range of subjects, including literature, politics, travel and many more topics. George Orwell, was an English novelist, essayist, journalist and critic. His work is characterised by lucid prose, biting social criticism, total opposition to totalitarianism, and outspoken support of democratic socialism. Many of his most relevant works were published by Tacet Books. The book contains the following texts: - Introduction by Edmund Gosse; - Why I write; - Politics And The English Language; - Shooting an elephant; - Decline Of The English Murder; - Confessions Of A Book Reviewer; - A hanging; - The lion and the unicorn; - Bookshop memories; - A Nice Cup Of Tea.