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Clockwork Orange (Popular Penguin)

Clockwork Orange (Popular Penguin)

Author: Anthony Burgess
Series: Popular Penguins Ser.
$14.00(NZD)  inc GST
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Description

"The fully restored fiftieth anniversary edition Foreword by Martin Amis First published by William Heinemann in 1962, A Clockwork Orangeis widely acknowledged as one of the most influential books of the twentieth century. This special edition, compiled and edited by Andrew Biswell, Burgess's biographer, restores the text of the novel as Burgess originally wrote it, and includes a selection of interviews, articles, reviews and other previously unpublished material."

Author description

Anthony Burgess was born in Manchester in 1917. From 1954 to 1960 he was stationed in Malaysia as an education officer - during this time he started writing The Malayan Trilogy. Diagnosed with an unoperable brain tumour in 1959, Burgess became a full-time writer and went on to write a book a year up until his death in 1993. His many works include: THE COMPLETE ENDERBY, TREMOR OF INTENT and THE KINGDOM OF THE WICKED.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9780141037226
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : Penguin Books, Limited
  • : September 2008
  • : United Kingdom
  • : June 2015
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 168
  • : Modern fiction
  • : Anthony Burgess
  • : Paperback
  • : export ed
  • : English
  • : 823.914