9 November 1989
Show More The Politics of Literary Reputation: The Making and Claiming of ‘St George’ Orwell by John Rodden.
Oxford, 478 pp., £22.50, October 1989, 0 19 503954 8Show More
“... and Homage to Catalonia carried along in their wake. The publisher Tom Rosenthal, totting up the royalties earned during six months by a backlist of Seeker foreign authors including Mishima, Moravia, Svevo, Gide, Colette, Kafka, Thomas Mann, Grass, Böll and half a dozen others, found that the whole lot added up to half Orwell’s earnings in the same ...”