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GUEST,Joe_F BS: How poor have you ever been? (56* d) RE: BS: How poor have you ever been? 02 Mar 06


Number 6: Jack London did write _People of the Abyss_, another good book on the subject at hand. (Perhaps you read them both & mixed them up?)

Other books by Orwell that describe poverty at some length are _The Road to Wigan Pier_ and the novel _Keep the Aspidistra Flying_, which begins with a pastiche on 1 Corinthians 13: "Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not money,...".

--- Joe Fineman    joe_f@verizon.net

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