It was a pleasure to burn.  it was a special pleasure to see things eaten, to see things blackened and changed.

 

Guy Montag is a fireman. His job is to burn books, which are forbidden, being the source of all discord and unhappiness. 

 

Even so, Montag is unhappy; there is discord in his marriage. Are books hidden in his house? 

 

The Mechanical Hound of the Fire Department, armed with a lethal hypodermic, escorted by helicopters, is ready to track down those dissidents who defy society to preserve and read books.

Fahrenheit 451 (Ray Bradbury)

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  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers 

    ISBN: 9780007491568 

    Number of pages: 240 

    Weight: 420 g 

    Dimensions: 227 x 159 x 23 mm 

    Edition: Clothbound edition