Ray Bradbury, 'Fahrenheit 451,' a Del Rey Book from The Random House Publishing Group, first published in 1950, this copy published in August, 1996.
Fahrenheit 451 is a 179 page softcover measuring 8 1/8" x 5 1/2". The condition is very good.
The system was simple. Everyone understood it. Books were for burning, along with the houses in which they were hidden.
Guy Montag was a fireman whose job it was to start fires. And he enjoyed his job. He had been a fireman for ten years, and he had never questioned the pleasure of the midnight runs nor the joy of watching pages consumed by flames...never questioned anything until he met a seventeen-year-old girl who told him of a past when people were not afraid. Then guy met a professor who told him of a future in which people could think. And Guy Montag suddenly realized what he had to do...ISBN: 978-0-345-41001-6