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The illustrated man

Author: Ray Bradbury
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 2011.
Series: Harper Perennial modern classics.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Fiction : English : 1st Harper Perennial Modern Classics edView all editions and formats
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"The Illustrated Man is a classic Bradbury--eighteen startling visions of humankind's destiny, unfolding across a canvas of decorated skin. In this phantasmagoric sideshow, living cities take their vengeance, technology awakens the most primal natural instincts, Martian invasions are foiled by the good life and the glad hand, and dreams are carried aloft in junkyard rockets."--Page 4 of cover.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Science fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012.
Illustrated man.
New York : Harper Perennial Modern Classics, 2011
(OCoLC)703206501
Material Type: Document, Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ray Bradbury
ISBN: 9780062242211 0062242210
OCLC Number: 841413170
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 275 pages).
Contents: Prologue: The illustrated man --
The veldt --
Kaleidoscope --
The other foot --
The highway --
The man --
The long rain --
The rocket man --
The last night of the world --
The exiles --
No particular night or morning --
The fox and the forest --
The visitor --
The concrete mixer --
Marionettes, Inc. --
The city --
Zero hour --
The rocket --
The illustrated man --
Epilogue.
Series Title: Harper Perennial modern classics.
Responsibility: Ray Bradbury.

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"The Illustrated Man is a classic Bradbury--eighteen startling visions of humankind's destiny, unfolding across a canvas of decorated skin. In this phantasmagoric sideshow, living cities take their vengeance, technology awakens the most primal natural instincts, Martian invasions are foiled by the good life and the glad hand, and dreams are carried aloft in junkyard rockets."--Page 4 of cover.

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