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Fahrenheit 451 / Ray Bradbury ; introduction by Neil Gaiman.

Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012 (Author). Gaiman, Neil. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Morgan Co PL - Waverly Branch SF BRA (Text) 78551000534235 Science Fiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library FIC BRA (Text) 70741000133295 Adult Fiction Checked out 01/10/2018
 MEMORY OF BARTLEY ALAN PORTER: given by Lynn & Laurel Fortune & family. [ r.h. 2015-08-12 @ SPCPLRP ]

Record details

  • Physical Description: xvi, 249 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.

Content descriptions

General 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, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Target Audience Note: 890 Lexile.
Subject: Book burning > Fiction.
State-sponsored terrorism > Fiction.
Totalitarianism > Fiction.
Censorship > Fiction.
Prohibited books > Fiction.
Genre: Political fiction.
Satirical literature.
Science fiction.

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