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Henry, English physician, 1799-1849. See: Burton line.
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That BBC news clip showed photographs of Burton, accompanied by that magnificently melodic, thunderous voice which sounded as if it had been blasted out of a coal-mine, reading from Shakespeare.
Burton was unique, a superstar who was also a great actor, an intellectual who could convincingly play tough guys, equally at home in modern drama, such as Edward Albee's searing portrait of a decaying marriage in Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Between 1962-1966, the seven films the Burtons starred in made over $200 million.
The Burtons needed to make movies to sustain their extravagant lifestyle, and studios needed to pay them high amounts in an effort to produce films that made money at the box office.
Two of them, Don Burton, who volunteers as vice chair of the Central North Carolina board of trustees, and his wife Irene Burton, drew on their thirty years of living with MS.
Dane Kennedy The Highly Civilized Man: Richard Burton and the Victorian World.
post-Renaissance writers considered or made use of Browne, Donne, or Burton is the question of whether they adopted the same rhetorical strategies, the same mode, the same method; it is the similarity of conception - the nature of the persona or voice, the nature of the quest, the nature of the inquiry - and of the structure that emerges to which I have tried to turn attention" (155-56).
No matter what game animal mix the Burtons raise on their ranch, Kodiak's big brown bears will remain a major part of the equation.
Beginning Monday, June 4th through Sunday, July 15th, the South Windsor Burtons Grill location will give its guests a chance to win exclusive prizes in celebration of its first year's success.
Seasonally-inspired, premium ingredients are the basis of Burtons uncomplicated classics, featuring top-quality meats, day-boat seafood, seasonal vegetables, sandwiches, salads and saut[R] ed items.
These new cases feature Speck's protective, form-fit two-piece design, along with original fabric-wrapped styles from the Burton apparel collection, designed to keep you looking sharp on or off the slopes.