WorldCat Identities

Burn, Gordon 1948-2009

Overview
Works: 33 works in 152 publications in 3 languages and 4,211 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Portraits  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Artists' books  Case studies  History 
Roles: Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR6052.U6545, 364.15230924
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Gordon Burn, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Gordon Burn
Somebody's husband, somebody's son : the story of the Yorkshire Ripper by Gordon Burn ( Book )
14 editions published between 1984 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 954 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To his family in the small town of Bingley near Bradford in the north of England, he was known as "our Pete". To the police, who had hunted him for more than six years through the towns and cities of Yorkshire, he was known as the Yorkshire Ripper, the sadistic killer of thirteen women. In this study of Peter Sutcliffe, the man they finally charged, the author has given us one of the most incisive and revelatory books ever written about the life and times, the family and social milieu of a mass murderer
On the way to work by Damien Hirst ( Book )
12 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"An extremely candid autobiography of Hirst presented in a series of conversations with the British writer, Gordon Burn ... intimate conversations are puncutated with art form all phases of his career chosen by Hirst himself
I want to spend the rest of my life everywhere, with everyone, one to one, always, forever, now by Damien Hirst ( Book )
13 editions published between 1996 and 2006 in English and German and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This dynamic and provocative collection of Hirst's ideas and obsessions is a powerful combination of text and visuals. This is a reduced format edition of Hirst's 1997 title
Happy like murderers by Gordon Burn ( Book )
10 editions published between 1998 and 2011 in English and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Levensbeschrijving van het moordenaarsechtpaar Rosemary en Fred West
Rachel Whiteread : embankment by Catherine Wood ( Book )
13 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sculptor Whiteread is renowned for projects created for public spaces. This book lends insight into the creative process involved in realising the vast Turbine Hall at Tate Modern intervention [14,000 stacked polyethylene boxes], from conception through to completion. As well as providing photography of the final towering construction, this publication reveals Whiteread's sources of reference, alongside essays and interview.--Back cover
The end of innocence : photographs from the decades that defined pop : the 1950s to the 1970s by Liz Joeby ( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alma : a novel by Gordon Burn ( Book )
3 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alma Cogan : a novel by Gordon Burn ( Book )
12 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Born yesterday : the news as a novel by Gordon Burn ( Book )
6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De største begivenheder i England i sommeren 2007 er udgangspunkt for denne særprægede roman om, hvordan nyheder skabes, og hvorledes medierne manipulerer dem. Det drejer sig bl.a. om bortførelsen af Madeleine McCann, ny premierminister, rygeforbudet og terroraktionen i Glasgow
Richard Woods by Marco Livingstone ( Book )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is the first monograph on the remarkable work of British artist Richard Woods (b.1966), one of a younger generation of artists whose sculptures and installations operate on the boundary between art, architecture and design
The North of England Home Service by Gordon Burn ( Book )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ray Cruddas vender efter 40 år tilbage til det nordøstlige England, til et landskab som i foråret 2001 var hærget af kvægbrændinger i forsøg på at udrydde mund- og klovsygen. Men det er ikke den eneste grund til, at Ray ikke vender tilbage til et idyllisk liv på landet
Fullalove by Gordon Burn ( Book )
11 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Norman Miller havde drømt om en karriere som Norman Mailers, men et nervesammenbrud fører til en tilværelse som skandaleskribent på en af Storbritanniens mest aggressive aftenaviser
Best and Edwards : football, fame and oblivion by Gordon Burn ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An investigation into a club, two personalities and an England that has all but disappeared, 'Best and Edwards' plots the course and trajectory of two careers unmoored in wildly different ways
Sex & violence, death & silence : encounters with recent art by Gordon Burn ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pocket money : bad-boys, business heads and boom-time snooker by Gordon Burn ( Book )
3 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ball the wall : Nik Cohn in the age of rock by Nik Cohn ( Book )
2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Four cowboys by Richard Prince ( Book )
2 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Felices como asesinos by Gordon Burn ( Book )
5 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in Spanish and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pocket money by Gordon Burn ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The golden calf by Damien Hirst ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Burn, Gordon 1948-2009
Languages
English (127)
Spanish (5)
German (1)
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