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Anthony Burgess
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Anthony Burgess in 1986
Born John Burgess Wilson
25 Februar 1917(1917-02-25)
Harpurhey, Lancashire, Ingland, Unitit Kinrick
Dee'd 22 November 1993(1993-11-22) (aged 76)
St John's Wood, Lunnon, Ingland
Pen name Anthony Burgess, John Burgess Wilson, Joseph Kell[1]
Thrift Novelist, creetic, componer, librettist, poet, playwricht, screenwriter, essayist, travel writer, broadcaster, translator, linguist, eddicationalist
Leid Inglis
Naitionality Inglis
Eddication B.A. English
Alma mater Victoria Varsity o Manchester
Period 1956–1993
Genre Heestorical fiction, filosofical novelle, satire, epic, spy feection, horror, biography, leeterar creeticism, travel leeteratur, autobiografie
Subject exile, 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
Spoose Llewela (Lynne) Isherwood Jones (1942–1968)
Liana Macellari (1968–1993, his death)
Bairns Paolo 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.