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A clockwork orange
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Published:
New York ; London : W. W. Norton & Company, [2019].
Physical Desc:
xv, 213 pages ; 21 cm
Lexile measure:
1310L
Rating:
1310L
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In Anthony Burgess's influential nightmare vision of the future, where the criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, a teen who talks in a fantastically inventive slang that evocatively renders his and his friends' intense reaction against their society. Dazzling and transgressive, A Clockwork Orange is a frightening fable about good and evil and the meaning of human freedom. This edition includes the controversial last chapter not published in the first edition, and Burgess's introduction, "A Clockwork Orange Resucked."

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Format:
Book
Edition:
New, American edition.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780393341768, 0393341763
Lexile measure:
1310

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Includes introduction by the author and publisher's note (page 213).
Description
In Anthony Burgess's influential nightmare vision of the future, where the criminals take over after dark, the story is told by the central character, Alex, a teen who talks in a fantastically inventive slang that evocatively renders his and his friends' intense reaction against their society. Dazzling and transgressive, A Clockwork Orange is a frightening fable about good and evil and the meaning of human freedom. This edition includes the controversial last chapter not published in the first edition, and Burgess's introduction, "A Clockwork Orange Resucked."
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APA Citation (style guide)

Burgess, A. (2019). A clockwork orange. New, American edition. New York ; London, W. W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993. 2019. A Clockwork Orange. New York ; London, W. W. Norton & Company.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993, A Clockwork Orange. New York ; London, W. W. Norton & Company, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Burgess, Anthony. A Clockwork Orange. New, American edition. New York ; London, W. W. Norton & Company, 2019.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2022. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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