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Bradbury : an illustrated life : a journey to far metaphor

Author: Jerry Weist
Publisher: New York : William Morrow, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A "visual biography" of the famous American writer uses images from television, film, theatre, paintings, photographs, and book illustrations to chronicle the life and career of the science fiction icon.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Ray Bradbury; Ray Bradbury; Ray Bradbury; Ray Bradbury
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Weist
ISBN: 0060011823 9780060011826
OCLC Number: 49525781
Notes: Includes index.
Awards: Short-listed for Hugo Award (Related Book) 2003
Description: xxvi, 195 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: Foreword / Donn Albright --
Introduction: Journey to Far Metaphor by Ray Bradbury --
Early Life, Early Fandom --
From Pulps to Slicks --
To Hardcovers and Paperbacks --
EC Comics and Ray Bradbury: The Untold Story --
The Modern Renaissance Man: Bradbury on Radio and Television, and in the Movies --
The Theater and Ray Bradbury: From Private Passions to Public Performances --
Drawing Metaphors: The Art of Ray Bradbury --
Bradbury at the Millennium: Poetry, Later Books, and Marginalia.
Responsibility: Jerry Weist ; foreword by Donn Albright ; introduction by Ray Bradbury.

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A "visual biography" of the famous American writer uses images from television, film, theatre, paintings, photographs, and book illustrations to chronicle the life and career of the science fiction icon.

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