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Anthony Burgess
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Anthony Burgess in 1986
BornJohn Burgess Wilson
25 Februar 1917(1917-02-25)
Harpurhey, Lancashire, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick
Dee'd22 November 1993(1993-11-22) (aged 76)
St John's Wood, Lunnon, Ingland
Pen nameAnthony Burgess, John Burgess Wilson, Joseph Kell[1]
ThriftNovelist, creetic, componer, librettist, poet, playwricht, screenwriter, essayist, travel writer, broadcaster, translator, linguist, eddicationalist
LeidInglis
NaitionalityInglis
EddicationB.A. English
Alma materVictoria Varsity o Manchester
Period1956–1993
GenreHeestorical fiction, filosofical novelle, satire, epic, spy feection, horror, biography, leeterar creeticism, travel leeteratur, autobiografie
Subjectexile, colonialism, Islam, faith, lust, mairiage, evil, alcoholism, homosexuality, lingueestics, pornografie
Notable awairdsCommandeur des Arts et des Lettres distinction o Fraunce
- Monégasque Commandeur de Merite Culturel (Monaco)
- Fellae o the Ryal Society o Leeteratur
- honorar degrees frae St Andrews, Birmingham an Manchester varsities
SpooseLlewela (Lynne) Isherwood Jones (1942–1968)
Liana Macellari (1968–1993, his death)
BairnsPaolo Andrea (1964–2002)

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John Anthony Burgess Wilson, FRSL (/ˈbɜːrəs/; 25 Februar 1917 – 22 November 1993) – who published unner the pen name Anthony Burgess – wis an Inglis writer an componer.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. David 1973, p. 181
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Mitang, Herbert (26 November 1993). "Anthony Burgess, 76, Dies; Man of Letters and Music". New York Times.