Malcolm Bradbury

Malcolm Bradbury

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Sir Malcolm Stanley Bradbury CBE was an English author and academic. Born in 1932 in Sheffield, Bradbury was the son of a railwayman; his family moved to London in 1935, but returned to Sheffield in 1941 with his brother and mother. The family later moved to Nottingham and in 1943 Bradbury attended West Bridgford Grammar School where he remained until 1950. He read English at University College, Leicester and gained a first-class degree in English in 1953 and continued his studies at Queen Mary College, University of London, where he gained his MA in 1955. Between 1955 and 1958 Bradbury moved between teaching posts with the University of Manchester and Indiana University in the US. He returned to England in 1958 for a major heart operation; such was his heart condition that he was not expected to live beyond middle age. Meanwhile, Bradbury completed his first novel Eating People is Wrong in 1959 while in hospitalshow more

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  • Paperback | 268 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 15mm | 395g
  • Anim Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 613662849X
  • 9786136628493