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FAHRENHEIT 451 [SIGNED]

New York: Ballantine Books, 1953. First Edition. Dystopian novel of a future American society where books are outlawed and "firemen" burn any that are found. In a 1956 radio interview, Bradbury stated that he wrote Fahrenheit 451 because of his concerns at the time (during the McCarthy era) about the threat of book burning in the United States. In later years, he described the book as a commentary on how television reduces interest in reading. Considered one of Bradbury’s best novels. Includes two short stories by Bradbury: And the Rock Cried Out and The Playground. Inscribed by by the author and dated May 1978. Hardcover with dust jacket. 199 pages.

8vo., 199pp.; VG/VG; spine white with green, red, and black lettering; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering, price uncut; mild soiling to dust jacket, primarily to rear cover; INSCRIBED by Bradbury on ffep, dated May 1978; LP consignment; shelved case 3, Dupont.

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FAHRENHEIT 451 [SIGNED]
FAHRENHEIT 451 [SIGNED]
FAHRENHEIT 451 [SIGNED]
FAHRENHEIT 451 [SIGNED]
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