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List of the best Anthony Burgess books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Anthony Burgess is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Anthony Burgess who want to know which novels they should start reading first. Burgess is the author of one of the most brilliant, iconic books of all time, and it will surely keep you glued to the page. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.List ranges from A Clockwork Orange to Inside Mr. Enderby, plus much more. What are Anthony Burgess's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.

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A Clockwork Orange is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
A Clockwork Orange Anthony Burgess

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Earthly Powers is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Earthly Powers Anthony Burgess

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The Wanting Seed is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
The Wanting Seed Anthony Burgess

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The Doctor Is Sick is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
The Doctor Is Sick Anthony Burgess

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Nothing Like the Sun: A Story ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books

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Tremor of Intent: An Eschatolo... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books

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Inside Mr. Enderby is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Inside Mr. Enderby Anthony Burgess

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Language Made Plain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Language Made Plain Anthony Burgess

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Any Old Iron is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Ashlyme added Any Old Iron Anthony Burgess

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Enderby's Dark Lady, or No End... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books

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The Clockwork Testament, or En... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books

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Devil of a State is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Devil of a State Anthony Burgess

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Enderby Outside is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Enderby Outside Anthony Burgess

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The Kingdom of the Wicked is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
The Kingdom of the Wicked Anthony Burgess

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The Right to an Answer is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
The Right to an Answer Anthony Burgess

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One Hand Clapping is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
One Hand Clapping Lise Leroux, Anthony Burgess

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M/F is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
M/F Anthony Burgess

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A Mouthful of Air is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
A Mouthful of Air Anthony Burgess

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Time for a Tiger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Time for a Tiger Anthony Burgess

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A Dead Man in Deptford is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
A Dead Man in Deptford Anthony Burgess

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Re Joyce is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Re Joyce Anthony Burgess

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Honey for the Bears is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Honey for the Bears Anthony Burgess

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Abba Abba is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Abba Abba Anthony Burgess

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The Enemy in the Blanket is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
The Enemy in the Blanket Anthony Burgess

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One Man's Chorus: The Uncollec... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books

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Oberon Old and New is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Oberon Old and New Anthony Burgess

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Beds in the East is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Beds in the East Anthony Burgess

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Beard's Roman Women is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Beard's Roman Women Anthony Burgess

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1985 is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
1985 Anthony Burgess

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Man of Nazareth is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Anthony Burgess Books
Man of Nazareth Anthony Burgess