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A publishing venture founded by V. Gollancz in 1936, in association with John Strachey and Harold Laski; its educational aim was to resist the rise of Fascism and Nazism. It flourished as a movement, circulating political books to some 50,000 members. The best‐known title today is Orwell's The Road to Wigan Pier (1937). The Club was dissolved in 1948.

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