skip to content
Fahrenheit 451 : Fahrenheit 451 -- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ... Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Fahrenheit 451 : Fahrenheit 451 -- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ...

Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: New York : Ballentine Books, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : 50th Anniversary edView all editions and formats
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.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Bradbury
ISBN: 0345342968 9780345342966
OCLC Number: 52854620
Notes: Afterword (c1982) by Ray Bradbury. Coda (c1979) by Ray Bradbury.
"A Del Rey book."
Includes "A conversation with Ray Bradbury."
Description: 190 pages ; 18 cm
Contents: The hearth and the salamander --
The sieve and the sand --
Burning bright.
Other Titles: Temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns
Responsibility: Ray Bradbury.

Abstract:

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.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52854620> # Fahrenheit 451 : Fahrenheit 451 -- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ...
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "52854620" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/836125> ; # Book burning
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118629> ; # Science fiction
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850568> ; # Censorship
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346202#Topic/censorship> ; # Censorship
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85015608> ; # Book burning
    schema:alternateName "Temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns" ;
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52854620#Audience> ;
    schema:bookEdition "50th Anniversary ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1981" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/12305881> ; # Ray Bradbury
    schema:datePublished "1981" ;
    schema:description "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."@en ;
    schema:description "The hearth and the salamander -- The sieve and the sand -- Burning bright."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/346202> ;
    schema:genre "Fiction"@en ;
    schema:genre "Science fiction"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Fahrenheit 451 : Fahrenheit 451 -- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ..."@en ;
    schema:productID "52854620" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52854620#PublicationEvent/new_york_ballentine_books_1981> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346202#Agent/ballentine_books> ; # Ballentine Books
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780345342966> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52854620> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/346202#Agent/ballentine_books> # Ballentine Books
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Ballentine Books" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85015608> # Book burning
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Book burning"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118629> # Science fiction
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science fiction"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/836125> # Book burning
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Book burning"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/850568> # Censorship
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Censorship"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12305881> # Ray Bradbury
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1920" ;
    schema:deathDate "2012" ;
    schema:familyName "Bradbury" ;
    schema:givenName "Ray" ;
    schema:name "Ray Bradbury" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780345342966>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0345342968" ;
    schema:isbn "9780345342966" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/52854620>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/52854620> ; # Fahrenheit 451 : Fahrenheit 451 -- the temperature at which book paper catches fire, and burns ...
    schema:dateModified "2018-09-18" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.