Inventory of the Anthony Burgess Collection (John Anthony Burgess Wilson):
Anthony Burgess (John Anthony Burgess Wilson) was born February 25, 1917, and died November 25, 1993. Burgess wrote widely, including textbooks, essays, scripts for stage television and film, essays, and other material. He is best know for the novel A Clockwork Orange, but also is highly regarded for his other work. Critics judge him as one of the most prolific and important writers of the twentieth century.
The Burgess Collection consists of the first draft of the novel Puma. Typed, 263 leaves, and correspondence, Kirby, Brian to Jim O'Roark. February 7, 1979. ALS, 4 leaves.
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Received from n.a. - purchased.
Processed by Hal Hall in 2005
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