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Fahrenheit 451
Fahrenheit 451 1st ed cover.jpg
First edeetion cover (claithboond)
Author Ray Bradbury
Illustrator Joseph Mugnaini[1]
Kintra Unitit States
Leid Inglis
Genre Dystopian[2]
Published 1953 (Ballantine Books)
Pages 158
ISBN 978-0-7432-4722-1 (current cover edeetion)
OCLC 53101079
813.54 22
LC Class PS3503.R167 F3 2003

Fahrenheit 451 is a dystopian novelle bi American writer Ray Bradbury, published in 1953. It is regairdit as ane o his best warks.[3] The novelle presents a futur American society whaur beuks are ootlawed an "firemen" birn ony that are foond.[4] The teetle refers tae the temperatur at that paper catches fire.

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  1. Crider, Bill (Fall 1980). Laughlin, Charlotte; Lee, Billy C., eds. "Ray Bradbury's FAHRENHEIT 451". Paperback Quarterly. III (3): 22. ISBN 978-1-4344-0633-0. The first paperback edition featured illustrations by Joe Mugnaini and contained two stories in addition to the title tale: 'The Playground' and 'And The Rock Cried Out'. 
  2. Gerall, Alina; Hobby, Blake (2010). "Fahrenheit 451". In Bloom, Harold; Hobby, Blake. Civil Disobedience. Infobase Publishing. p. 148. ISBN 978-1-60413-439-1. While Fahrenheit 451 begins as a dystopic novel about a totalitarian government that bans reading, the novel ends with Montag relishing the book he has put to memory. 
  3. Reid, Robin Anne (2000). Ray Bradbury: A Critical Companion. Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Writers. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. p. 53. ISBN 0-313-30901-9. Fahrenheit 451 is considered one of Bradbury's best works. 
  4. Seed, David. A Companion to Science Fiction. Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture. 34. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publications. pp. 491–98. ISBN 978-1-4051-1218-5.