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The Resource A clockwork orange, Anthony Burgess ; with an introduction by Blake Morrison

A clockwork orange, Anthony Burgess ; with an introduction by Blake Morrison

Label
A clockwork orange
Title
A clockwork orange
Statement of responsibility
Anthony Burgess ; with an introduction by Blake Morrison
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this nightmare vision of a not-too-distant future, fifteen-year-old Alex and his three friends rob, rape, torture and murder - for fun. Alex is gaoled for his vicious crimes and the State undertakes to reform him - but how and at what cost?
Member of
Summary
Presents Burgess' satire of the present inhumanity of man to man through a futuristic culture where teenagers rule with violence
Tone
Writing style
Character
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017995
Cataloging source
DLC
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1917-1993
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Burgess, Anthony
Dewey number
823.914
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Morrison, Blake
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True
Series statement
Penguin classics
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  • Juvenile delinquency
  • Juvenile delinquency
Target audience
adult
Label
A clockwork orange, Anthony Burgess ; with an introduction by Blake Morrison
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Heinemann, 1962
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000021116133
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 141 pages
Isbn
9780141182605
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)222721505
Label
A clockwork orange, Anthony Burgess ; with an introduction by Blake Morrison
Publication
Copyright
Note
Originally published: London : Heinemann, 1962
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000021116133
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xxiv, 141 pages
Isbn
9780141182605
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)222721505

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