Centenary of the birth of Anthony Burgess
British writer, musician and linguist Anthony Burgess (1917–1993) is best known as the author of The Clockwork Orange (1962), a science-fiction novel about youth violence set in a corrupt and cynical society of the future. It was brought to the big screen in 1971 by Stanley Kubrick. Anthony Burgess is one of the co-founders of the Princess Grace Irish Library, opened in Monaco in 1984.
Technical DetailsIssue Date: 03.03.2017
Designer: Caroline LANGDON BANKS
Illustrator: Engraving: Elsa CATELIN
Process: Offset and steel engraving
Size: 40 x 31,77 mm horizontal