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A clockwork orange : the restored edition
A clockwork orange : the restored edition
Burgess, Anthony, 1917-2012
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Told through a central character, Alex, the disturbing novel creates an alarming futuristic vision of violence, high technology, and authoritarianism. A modern classic of youthful violence and social redemption set in a dismal dystopia whereby a juvenile deliquent undergoes state-sponsored psychological rehabilitation for his aberrant behaviour.
Title:
A clockwork orange : the restored edition / Anthony Burgess ; edited with an introduction and notes by Andrew Biswell ; foreword by Martin Amis.
Edition:
50th anniversary restored ed.
Published:
London : William Heinemann, 2012.
Extent:
xxxi, 306 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes:
Originally published, London: Heinemann, 1962.
ISBN:
9780434021512 (hbk)
Language:
English
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