Anthony Burgess

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Anthony Burgess English writer of satirical novels (1917-1993)
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Usage

In literature:

The name of the man who thus dwelt in the Slype House, as it appeared in the roll of burgesses, was Anthony Purvis.
"The Isles of Sunset" by Arthur Christopher Benson
The name of the man who thus dwelt in the Slype House, as it appeared in the roll of burgesses, was Anthony Purvis.
"Paul the Minstrel and Other Stories" by Arthur Christopher Benson
But the Burgesses got around this by meeting in their private capacity at the house of Anthony Hays.
"The Road to Independence: Virginia 1763-1783" by Virginia State Dept. of Education
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In news:

Hudson County Prosecutor's Office Anthony Rose has been charged with the murder of Jersey City resident Darius Burgess.
ANTHONY BURGESS, the novelist, has written a musical, "The Blooms of Dublin," based on "Ulysses".
Stanley Kubrick 's violent, evocative and feverish adaptation of Anthony Burgess' novel set in a not-so-distant-future Britain centers on a gang of teenagers who go on nightly rampages to beat up and rape helpless victims.
The Clockwork Testament or Enderby's End by Anthony Burgess Knopf, 161 pp.
Listen to John J Miller interview Andrew Biswell, author of A Clockwork Orange: The 50th Anniversary Edition by Anthony Burgess.
A bit of ultraviolence might be all some remember of Anthony Burgess' 1962 novel "A Clockwork Orange" – and they may remember it from Stanley Kubrick's 1971 film adaptation.
A bit of ultraviolence might be all some remember of Anthony Burgess' 1962 novel "A Clockwork Orange" – and they may remember it from Stanley Kubrick 's 1971 film adaptation.
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