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The Resource Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman

Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman

Label
Fahrenheit 451
Title
Fahrenheit 451
Statement of responsibility
Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman
Title variation
Fahrenheit four hundred fifty-one
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a society in which books are outlawed, Montag, a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom
Summary
A totalitarian regime has ordered all books to be destroyed, but one of the book burners, Guy Montag, suddenly realizes their merit
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
000927
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
890
Intended audience source
Lexile
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
890
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "60th anniversary edition"--Jacket
  • "With a new introduction by Neil Gaiman"--Jacket
  • "Fahrenheit 451--The temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns..."
  • Includes "History, Context, and Criticism", edited by Jonathan R. Eller
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20415726
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 249 pages
Isbn
9781451673265
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman
Publication
Note
  • "60th anniversary edition"--Jacket
  • "With a new introduction by Neil Gaiman"--Jacket
  • "Fahrenheit 451--The temperature at which book paper catches fire and burns..."
  • Includes "History, Context, and Criticism", edited by Jonathan R. Eller
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20415726
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 249 pages
Isbn
9781451673265
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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