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Product Description: Nothing Like the Sun is a magnificent, bawdy telling of Shakespeare's love life. Starting with the young Will, the novel is a romp that follows Will's maturation into sex and writing. It is at the same time a serious look at the forces that midwife art, the effects of time and place, and the ordinariness that is found side by side with extraordinariness of genius...read more
By Sean Barrett (narrator) and Anthony Burgess

CD/Spoken Word:

9781511308533 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, October 6, 2015), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: Nothing Like the Sun is a magnificent, bawdy telling of Shakespeare's love life.

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Product Description: A vicious fifteen-year-old "droog" is the central character of this 1963 classic, whose stark terror was captured in Stanley Kubrick's magnificent film of the same title. In Anthony Burgess's nightmare vision of the future, where criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, who talks in a brutal invented slang that brilliantly renders his and his friends' social pathology...read more

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9781514369043 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 15, 2015, cover price $7.20 | About this edition: A vicious fifteen-year-old "droog" is the central character of this 1963 classic, whose stark terror was captured in Stanley Kubrick's magnificent film of the same title.

By Anthony Burgess (trans)

Hardcover:

9780534594978, titled "Criminal Justice" | Hardcover with CD edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, August 1, 2002), cover price $98.95 | also contains Criminal Justice

Paperback:

9789990088267 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, November 1, 2003, cover price $0.02

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Product Description: Anthony Burgess draws on his love of music and history in this novel he called “elephantine fun” to write. A grand and affectionate tragicomic symphony to Napoleon Bonaparte that teases and reweaves Napoleon’s life into a pattern borrowed—in liberty, equality, and fraternity—from Beethoven’s Third “Eroica” Symphony, in this rich, exciting, bawdy, and funny novel Anthony Burgess has pulled out all the stops for a virtuoso performance that is literary, historical, and musical...read more

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9780393350159 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 13, 2014, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Anthony Burgess draws on his love of music and history in this novel he called “elephantine fun” to write.

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Product Description: A brilliantly funny spy novel, this morality tale of a Secret Service gone mad features sex, gluttony, violence, and treachery. From the author of the ground-breaking A Clockwork Orange. Denis Hillier is an aging British agent based in Yugoslavia...read more

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9780393346398 | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 5, 2013), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A brilliantly funny spy novel, this morality tale of a Secret Service gone mad features sex, gluttony, violence, and treachery.
9780393004168 | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 1977), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: A British agent is confronted by the uglier aspect of his profession when he attempts to persuade an old associate to leave the Soviet Union

Takes the reader, with laughter, to the heart of the Cold War as Paul Hussey, an antiques dealer from Sussex, tries to wheel and deal in Leningrad

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9780393346381 | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 5, 2013), cover price $14.95
9780393314410 | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 1996), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Takes the reader, with laughter, to the heart of the Cold War as Paul Hussey, an antiques dealer from Sussex, tries to wheel and deal in Leningrad
9780393009057 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 1, 1978, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Takes the reader, with laughter, to the heart of the Cold War as Paul Hussey, an antique dealer from Sussex, tries to wheel and deal in Leningrad
9780140035513 | Penguin USA, June 1, 1973, cover price $5.99 | also contains The Talkative Wig: Easyread Comfort Edition | About this edition: "There are so few genuinely entertaining novels around that we ought to cheer whenever one turns up.

An exploration of the very essence of power centers on two men who represent different types of earthly power--one an eminent novelist and well-known homosexual, the other a man of God who rises through the Vatican hierarchy

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9780671414900 | Simon & Schuster, August 1, 1983, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: An exploration of the very essence of power centers on two men who represent different types of earthly power--one an eminent novelist and well-known homosexual, the other a man of God who rises through the Vatican hierarchy

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9781609450847 | Reissue edition (Europa Editions Inc, December 4, 2012), cover price $19.00
9780786700264 | Reprint edition (Carroll & Graf Pub, November 18, 1993), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Book jacket/from back: Anthony Burgess has long been regarded as one of the most original and daring writers of our time.
9780380569038 | Avon Books, October 1, 1981, cover price $3.95 | About this edition: An exploration of the very essence of power centers on two men who represent different types of earthly power--one an eminent novelist and well-known homosexual, the other a man of God who rises through the Vatican hierarchy

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Napoleon the tyrant, lover, general, and doomed hero are woven together in this story of his life from his early miltary campaigns and courtships to his exile and death on St. Helena

Hardcover:

9781846689161 | Gardners Books, November 1, 2012, cover price $19.80

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9780393009644 | W W Norton & Co Inc, February 1, 1980, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Napoleon the tyrant, lover, general, and doomed hero are woven together in this story of his life from his early miltary campaigns and courtships to his exile and death on St.

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Product Description: A newly revised text for A Clockwork Orange’s 50th anniversary brings the work closest to its author’s intentions.A Clockwork Orange is as brilliant, transgressive, and influential as when it was published fifty years ago. A nightmare vision of the future told in its own fantastically inventive lexicon, it has since become a classic of modern literature and the basis for Stanley Kubrick’s once-banned film, whose recent reissue has brought this revolutionary tale on modern civilization to an even wider audience...read more

Hardcover:

9780393089134 | 50 anv edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, October 22, 2012), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: A newly revised text for A Clockwork Orange’s 50th anniversary brings the work closest to its author’s intentions.

Hardcover:

9780393083583 | Anv edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, May 21, 2012), cover price $23.95

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Product Description: Michael Byrne is an Irish Don Juan - a composer, a charmer, a bigamist and a thug. He moves from country to country, from bed to bed, selling his talents and leaving a trail of children in his wake. His journey takes him from post-Great War London to the centre of Hitler's Third Reich and then he vanishes...read more

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9780099541424 | Vintage Uk, February 2, 2012, cover price $13.50 | About this edition: Michael Byrne is an Irish Don Juan - a composer, a charmer, a bigamist and a thug.
9780786705757 | Carroll & Graf Pub, October 1, 1998, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: When Anthony Burgess died in 1993 he left the complete "Byrne," a novel in epic verse.

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Product Description: Esta novela es una auténtica caricatura del género de espionaje, con un anti-héroe desaliñado, despistado y desastroso cuya imagen queda muy lejos del espía frío, atildado y eficiente al que estamos acostumbrados. De forma magistral, Burgess nos narra una historia intensa y llena de suspense, que se torna descripción de l...read more

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9788492649136 | El Ancantilado, June 30, 2009, cover price $60.95 | About this edition: Esta novela es una auténtica caricatura del género de espionaje, con un anti-héroe desaliñado, despistado y desastroso cuya imagen queda muy lejos del espía frío, atildado y eficiente al que estamos acostumbrados.

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Product Description: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks, notations, marginalia and flawed pages. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions that are true to the original work...read more

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9780548708644 | Kessinger Pub Co, November 30, 2007, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original.

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Product Description: This fascinating early work by Anthony Burgess is a delightful fantasy, blending classical myth and farce. Displaying a high degree of verbal ingenuity and intelligence, Burgess effortlessly plays with ideas to create a riotous comedy that is ultimately a celebration of love and marriage...read more

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9781843914167 | Hesperus Pr, June 30, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: This fascinating early work by Anthony Burgess is a delightful fantasy, blending classical myth and farce.

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An investigation into the many facets of one of the world's favorite beverages examines the cultural and historical significance of tea and the ceremonies and traditions that accompany it throughout the world, and includes more than two hundred color illustrations.
By Anthony Burgess (foreword by), Deke Dusinberre (trans) and Alain Stella

Hardcover:

9782080304780 | Flammarion, February 3, 2009, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: An investigation into the many facets of one of the world's favorite beverages examines the cultural and historical significance of tea and the ceremonies and traditions that accompany it throughout the world, and includes more than two hundred color illustrations.

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Product Description: La historia del nadsat-adolescente Alex y sus tres drugos-amigos en un mundo de crueldad y destruccion. Alex tiene, segun Burgess, los principales atributos humanos; amor a la agresion, amor al lenguaje, amor a la belleza. Pero es joven y no ha entendido aun la verdadera importancia de la libertad, la que disfruta de un modo tan violento...read more

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9788445073964 | Minotauro Ediciones Avd, December 1, 2003, cover price $10.95 | About this edition: La historia del nadsat-adolescente Alex y sus tres drugos-amigos en un mundo de crueldad y destruccion.

Prebinding:

9781417650743, titled "Naranja Mecanica" | Turtleback Books, December 1, 2003, cover price $22.05

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A novel by the author of A Clockwork Orange uses the work of Elizabethan poet Christopher Marlowe to lovingly recreate Elizabethan England. Reprint.

Hardcover:

9780786701926 | Carroll & Graf Pub, May 1, 1995, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Recreates the life of the notorious playwright Christopher Marlowe, a reputed atheist and homosexual, and his times, capturing the atmosphere of Elizabethan England

Paperback:

9780786711529 | Reprint edition (Da Capo Pr, March 20, 2003), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: A novel by the author of A Clockwork Orange uses the work of Elizabethan poet Christopher Marlowe to lovingly recreate Elizabethan England.
9780786703210 | Carroll & Graf Pub, May 1, 1996, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Recreates the life of the notorious playwright Christopher Marlowe, a reputed atheist and homosexual, and his times, capturing the atmosphere of Elizabethan England

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Product Description: Revolutionary Sonnets explores themes of violence and love, pretensions and emotion, sex and war and is both sobering and funny.

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9781857546163 | Carcanet Pr, April 1, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Revolutionary Sonnets explores themes of violence and love, pretensions and emotion, sex and war and is both sobering and funny.

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Product Description: (Applause Books). Anthony Burgess was the author of over 50 books, including his best known novel, "A Clockwork Orange." But Burgess always emphasized music as the ruling passion in his creative life. Largely self-taught in music, Burgess composed his first symphony before he was twenty, many years before his first novel, and he was the composer of over 65 musical works...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780070089648 | McGraw-Hill, September 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A critical analysis of the interrelationship between language and music combines personal anecdotes and autobiographical sketches with verbal and musical language games, a study of the novelist as musician, and interpretation of the musical techniques ofmajor writers

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9781557834898, titled "This Man & Music" | Applause Theatre & Cinema Books, February 1, 2002, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: (Applause Books).

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Product Description: The screenplay for Stanley Kubrick’s disturbing and exhilarating masterpiece, featuring 800 film stills chosen by the director. This unique illustrated screenplay features 800 still images from “A Clockwork Orange,” selected by Stanley Kubrick when the film was first released in 1971...read more

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9781901680478, titled "Stanley Kubrick's a Clockwork Orange: Based on the Novel by Anthony Burgess" | Screenpress Books, February 1, 2002, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The screenplay for Stanley Kubrick’s disturbing and exhilarating masterpiece, featuring 800 film stills chosen by the director.

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The great diversity of Spain is captured here in a series of breathtaking photographs accompanying a century of travel writing from the pages of the New York Times. (view table of contents)

Hardcover:

9780789207173 | Abbeville Pr, February 1, 2001, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: The great diversity of Spain is captured here in a series of breathtaking photographs accompanying a century of travel writing from the pages of the New York Times.

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In a collection of nonfiction writings, the British novelist addresses his childhood, his experiences in Malaysia and Monaco, his own work and its critics, and the work of his contemporaries

Hardcover:

9780786705689 | Carroll & Graf Pub, December 1, 1998, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: In a collection of nonfiction writings, the British novelist addresses his childhood, his experiences in Malaysia and Monaco, his own work and its critics, and the work of his contemporaries

Paperback:

9780786706990 | Carroll & Graf Pub, January 1, 2000, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: In a collection of nonfiction writings, the British novelist addresses his childhood, his experiences in Malaysia and Monaco, his own work and its critics, and the work of his contemporaries

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Product Description: With film rights acquired by Francis Ford Coppola, this comic novel of instant riches is back in stock. From the author of A Clockwork Orange, One Hand Clapping is a comedy of game shows and greed, high stakes and the high life. The tragi-comedy of used car salesman Howard Shirley, his photographic brain, and the modern world's trivia and trivialities makes for vintage Burgess—at once hilarious and provocative...read more

Hardcover:

9780394472805 | Random House Inc, February 1, 1972, cover price $5.95 | About this edition: Shirley and Howard are a handsome couple, Howard also has a photographic memory which leads him to success on the "Over and Over" TV quiz show.

Paperback:

9780786706310 | Da Capo Pr, July 14, 1999, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: With film rights acquired by Francis Ford Coppola, this comic novel of instant riches is back in stock.

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