Keep the Aspidistra Flying

By George Orwell


Keep the Aspidistra Flying, first published in 1936, is a socially critical novel by George Orwell. It is set in 1930s London. The main theme is Gordon Comstock’s romantic ambition to defy worship of the money-god and status, and the dismal life that results.


Published date: April 20, 1936
Type: Books
Genre: Fiction

Recommended by: