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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 fifty-one
  • Fahrenheit four hundred fifty-one
Creator
Contributor
Author
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a future totalitarian state where books are banned and destroyed by the government, Guy Montag, a fireman in charge of burning books, meets a revolutionary schoolteacher who dares to read and a girl who tells him of a past when people did not live in fear
Cataloging source
MNJ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1920-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bradbury, Ray
Dewey number
813/.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3503.R167
LC item number
F3 2013
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gaiman, Neil
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • State-sponsored terrorism
  • Totalitarianism
  • Book burning
  • Censorship
Target audience
adult
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Fahrenheit 451-- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ..."
  • "The sixtieth-anniversary edition commemorates Ray Bradbury's masterpiece with a new introduction by Neil Gaiman; personal essays on the genesis of the novel by the author, a wealth of critical essays and reviews by Nelson Algren, Harold Bloom, Margaret Atwood, and others ..."--Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Neil Gaiman -- Fahrenheit 451 -- "The story of 'Fahrenheit 451'" / by Jonathan R. Eller -- from "The day after tomorrow: why science fiction?" / Ray Bradbury (1953) -- Listening library audio introduction / by Ray Bradbury (1976) -- "Investing dimes: 'Fahrenheit 451'" / by Ray Bradbury (1982, 1989) -- "Coda" / by Ray Bradbury (1979) -- From a letter to Stanley Kauffmann / by Nelson Algren -- "Books of the times" / by Orville Prescott -- from "New wine, old bottles" / by Gilbert Highet -- "New novels" / by Idris Parry -- "New fiction" / by Sir John Betjeman -- "1984 and all that" / by Adrian Mitchell -- from 'New maps of Hell' / by Sir Kingsley Amis -- Introduction to 'Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451' / by Harold Bloom -- "Fahrenheit 451" / by Margaret Atwood -- "Shades of Orwell" / by Arthur Knight -- from "The journal of 'Fahrenheit 451'" / by François Truffaut
Control code
ocn849346222
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
  • 60th anniversary edition.
  • First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 249 pages
Isbn
9781451673265
Lccn
2003066160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)849346222
Label
Fahrenheit 451, Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • "Fahrenheit 451-- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ..."
  • "The sixtieth-anniversary edition commemorates Ray Bradbury's masterpiece with a new introduction by Neil Gaiman; personal essays on the genesis of the novel by the author, a wealth of critical essays and reviews by Nelson Algren, Harold Bloom, Margaret Atwood, and others ..."--Book jacket
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Neil Gaiman -- Fahrenheit 451 -- "The story of 'Fahrenheit 451'" / by Jonathan R. Eller -- from "The day after tomorrow: why science fiction?" / Ray Bradbury (1953) -- Listening library audio introduction / by Ray Bradbury (1976) -- "Investing dimes: 'Fahrenheit 451'" / by Ray Bradbury (1982, 1989) -- "Coda" / by Ray Bradbury (1979) -- From a letter to Stanley Kauffmann / by Nelson Algren -- "Books of the times" / by Orville Prescott -- from "New wine, old bottles" / by Gilbert Highet -- "New novels" / by Idris Parry -- "New fiction" / by Sir John Betjeman -- "1984 and all that" / by Adrian Mitchell -- from 'New maps of Hell' / by Sir Kingsley Amis -- Introduction to 'Ray Bradbury's Fahrenheit 451' / by Harold Bloom -- "Fahrenheit 451" / by Margaret Atwood -- "Shades of Orwell" / by Arthur Knight -- from "The journal of 'Fahrenheit 451'" / by François Truffaut
Control code
ocn849346222
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
  • 60th anniversary edition.
  • First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
xvi, 249 pages
Isbn
9781451673265
Lccn
2003066160
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)849346222

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