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An edition of A Clockwork Orange (1962)

La naranja mecanica

  • 4.15 ·
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Minotauro
Language
Spanish
Pages
201

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A Clockwork Orange is a dystopian satirical black comedy novel by English writer Anthony Burgess, published in 1962. It is set in a near-future society that has a youth subculture of extreme violence. The teenage protagonist, Alex, narrates his violent exploits and his experiences with state authorities intent on reforming him. The book is partially written in a Russian-influenced argot called "Nadsat", which takes its name from the Russian suffix that is equivalent to '-teen' in English. According to Burgess, it was a jeu d'esprit written in just three weeks.

In 2005, A Clockwork Orange was included on Time magazine's list of the 100 best English-language novels written since 1923, and it was named by Modern Library and its readers as one of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century. The original manuscript of the book has been kept at McMaster University's William Ready Division of Archives and Research Collections in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada since the institution purchased the documents in 1971. It is considered one of the most influential dystopian books.



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Edition Availability
Cover of: La naranja mecanica
La naranja mecanica
2022-06, Minotauro
Paperback in Spanish
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시계태엽오렌지: A Clockwork Orange
2022, Minŭmsa
Paperback in Korean
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L'orange mécanique
2010-05, Pavillons Poche ROBERT LAFFONT
paperback in French
Cover of: A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
1986, W.W. Norton & Company
in English
Cover of: A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
1974-10, Ballantine Books
mass market paperback in English - Fifteenth printing
Cover of: A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
1972-01, Ballantine Books
Mass Market Paperback in English - Seventh printing
Cover of: A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
1972-01, Ballantine Books
mass market paperback in English - Seventh printing
Cover of: A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
1972, Heinemann
Hardcover in English - Reprint
Cover of: A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
1963, W. W. Norton
Paperback in English - [1st American ed.]
Cover of: A clockwork orange
A clockwork orange
1963, Norton
Hardcover in English

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Published in

Barcelona

Edition Notes

Copyright Date
2022
Translation Of
Clockwork Orange
Translated From
English

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Pagination
xii, 201p.
Number of pages
201

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL46524611M
Internet Archive
isbn_9788445013243
ISBN 13
9788445013243
OCLC/WorldCat
1356903629, 8445013246
Goodreads
83176014

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