Addenda (2nd Penguin edition 1992)

Scope and Content

Editing comments and information used for the second penguin edition, from those who knew or worked with George Orwell, and other authors. Correspondents include Dr George Woodcock, mostly about some of his own publications which discussed his friendship with George Orwell, circa 1982; Abha Anand, including an account of the relationship and work of Dr Mulk Raj Anand with George Orwell, 1991; Michael Meyer, mostly about George Orwells relationship with H.G Wells, 1986 (3); and Professor James Williamson about his contact with, and the treatment of George Orwell at Hairmyres Hospital, 1983. Also included are transcripts of interviews with Harry Milton who fought with George Orwell during the Spanish Civil War, 1982; and with George Stuart, who was with George Orwell in Burma and worked on the railways, 1987.