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  1. says:

    As you'd expect from a collection of four novels written over a period of twenty years or this is uneven The first two novels hand together uite well In the first Enderby tries to avoid engaging with the outside

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    Burgess was an elitist bastard but he wrote brilliant satire especially about the counter culture For example to avoid any gender bias in English Burgess suggested contracting the subject pronouns she he and it into one subject pronoun shit It's been a couple of decades since I read the Enderby series but the m

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    Inside Mr Enderby 4 stars I thought this was a wonder when I read it in 1997 Burgess is for word lovers One of the things that makes him funny is his insertion of the perfect overwrought word at the right moment His gift very much reminds me of Martin Amis's work though they are strikingly dissimilar in other ways Enderby Outside 3 stars Reading this in 2013 I was disappointed I lost interest in the narrative toward the middle

  4. says:

    A clever and hilarious series is to be found in the Enderby novels Enderby himself is one of Burgess's finest achievements A bumbling dyspeptic rude impotent elitist poet whose personal life always seems to fall apart in service to art for better or for worse so to speak He is an outcast much like Burgess find

  5. says:

    Very funny The involuntary adventures of a poet who would much prefer to be left alone The stories become and fantastic and 'over the top' as do the locations from Brighton to London Rome to Spain Tangier Indiana and outer space to a version of earth in a different universe

  6. says:

    Enderby's Dark Lady is worth it alone still one of the funniest books I've ever read

  7. says:

    The first two books of the series are good Enderby is not a typical protagonist and he deals with issues humourous as it may be of dealing with stomach noises and catching fleeting thoughts to paper as after all it is the profession He is ageing he is awkward with people and for what it's worth for the first couple of books I enjoyed the poetry The last couple of books were garbage It was difficult to relate to Enderby he becam

  8. says:

    If you like Evelyn Waughlike I do you’ll love this

  9. says:

    Enderby is a delightful character I'd actually forgotten all about him until landing on goodreads and starting to think seriously about what good books I've read over the years If you like A Hitchhiker's Guide The Importan

  10. says:

    There is no doubt that Burgess can write but he didn't manage to engage me Enderby oscillates between generating sympathy to downright horror due to his lack of sensitivity Burgess is a wordsmith by today's standards so I enjoyed expanding my vocabulary but the philosophical asides didn't add to the story Let's face it that a 'professional poet' is going to have his problems regardless of skill Maybe I would

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review ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Anthony Burgess

Collected here EnderbyInside Mr PDF #10003 for the first time under one cover are the four novels featuring Ant Inside Mr Enderby 4 stars I thought this was a wonder when I read it in 1997 Burgess is for word lovers One of the things that makes him funny is his insertion of the perfect overwrought word at the right moment His gift very much reminds me of Martin Amis s work though they are strikingly dissimilar in other ways Enderby Outside 3 stars Reading this in 2013 I was disappointed I lost interest in the narrative toward the middle And the last scene where Enderby meets his muse I did not like at all Though technically there was no falling off of techniue In other words it doesn t get sloppy I simply lost interest in it The reason for this was the discourse on poetry which hasn t aged wellI have yet to read the last two novels here Clockwork Testament and Enderby s Dark Lady

characters The Complete EnderbyInside Mr Enderby Enderby Outside the Clockwork Testament Enderby's Dark Lady

The Complete EnderbyInside Mr Enderby Enderby Outside the Clockwork Testament Enderby's Dark Lady

Hony Burgess's greatest comic creation the perdurable poet FX Enderby With the most offhand scurrilous charm Bu Enderby s Dark Lady is worth it alone still one of the funniest books I ve ever read

review ☆ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Anthony Burgess

Rgess illustrates how Enderby the artist is the man who expresses for all men their unbuttoned true selves Time Enderby is a delightful character I d actually forgotten all about him until landing on goodreads and starting to think seriously about what good books I ve read over the years If you like A Hitchhiker s Guide The Importance of Being EarnestBucket of Face A Confederacy of Dunces or any of PG Wodehouse s Bertie WoosterJeeves novels I can confidently recommend EnderbyYou ll find a bit of Charles Ignatius Jackand Bertie in Enderby And you ll love all the secondary characters too Enderby is plagued by his own Marvin Jeeves Algy and Myrna tooWhen life truly gets you down and you need something absolutely delightful to pull you up step inside Enderby s life And if you do please let me know which scene you liked the best I can promise you ll never feel uite the same about a cup of English Breakfast againNow that I ve remembered him again I m going to order this collection and gasp pay fullprice for it unless I can grab it cheap before Border s closes shop I just hope I can get it before this weekend A bottle of cold wine and several hundred pages of excellent absurdity Let it rain let it rain let it rain