Anthony Burgess: A Biography
Macmillan, 4 feb. 2014 - 480 pagina's
Interviewer: "On what occasions do you lie?" Anthony Burgess: "When I write, when I speak, when I sleep."
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Burgess is paid one hundred and seventyfive guineas, for the provision of a fortyfive minute script, his appearance in film sequences, andthe dubbing of his own commentary. He received a further fiftyguineas for consultations, ...
EarthlyPowers Philip Larkin's memorial service was reported in The Times on15 February 1986, Burgess's on 17 June 1994. (Misspellings of proper nouns in original.) 7 May 1985 Burgess appeared, slowly but firmly, up the.
Burgess appeared, slowly but firmly, up the steps from the tunnel under the tracks at Oxford railway station, like he was coming out of a hellmouth in a Faust play. The 5.17 from Paddington was delayed, and Professor Richard Ellmann and ...
Was he indifferent to his appearance? ... He also appeared to have unnaturally longlower teeth, the colour ofmaize, andno upper settospeak of, the topof his mouth orlip having becomeelongated toconceal hisgums, like a baboon.
A plastic tub of what might have been called guacamole made a brief appearance. Ellmann may haveheld seven honorary doctorates and written masterpieces of twentiethcentury biography, butas a hosthe needed to stay and see the ...
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ANTHONY BURGESS: A BiographyGebruikersrecensie - Kirkus
Loquacious portraitist Lewis (The Real Life of Laurence Olivier, 1997, etc.) leaves no stone unturned in his obsessive and hardly sympathetic life of the tortured author of A Clockwork Orange.Born in ... Volledige review lezen
Anthony BurgessGebruikersrecensie - Not Available - Book Verdict
Lewis, a biographer of both Peter Sellers and Laurence Olivier, presents a spiraling, kaleidoscopic biography of one of the 20th century's most noted authors. While as a novelist he was best known for ... Volledige review lezen