Stock Image
Match to Flame: The Fictional Paths to Fahrenheit 451: Bradbury, Ray Match to Flame: The Fictional Paths to Fahrenheit 451: Bradbury, Ray Match to Flame: The Fictional Paths to Fahrenheit 451: Bradbury, Ray Match to Flame: The Fictional Paths to Fahrenheit 451: Bradbury, Ray

Match to Flame: The Fictional Paths to Fahrenheit 451

Bradbury, Ray

16 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 1887368868 / ISBN 13: 9781887368865
Published by Gauntlet Press, Colorado Springs, CO, 2007
Condition: Fine Hardcover
From Dark Hollow Books, Member NHABA, IOBA (Wolfeboro Falls, NH, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since March 9, 2001 Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 525.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.25 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

Hardcover, F/F dj, as new unread copy. Slipcased, signed, numbered, and limited to 750 copies; still sealed in publishers shrinkwrap. Housed in a handsome wooden slipcase; includes the limited edition chapbook, The Dragon Who Ate His Tail. Ray Bradbury didn't sit down one day and decide to write his classic novel Fahrenheit 451. As with Something Wicked This Way Comes Bradbury's tale of censorship had its roots years earlier in at least 9 short stories or novellas. While published in 1953 the genesis of Fahrenheit 451 can be traced back to 1944. Over the next several years Bradbury tinkered with the idea in a number of short stories a few that have been collected a number of times, some that appeared just once and others that have remained unpublished . . . Until now. MATCH TO FLAME: The Fictional Paths to Fahrenheit 451 traces the roots of Fahrenheit 451 in Bradbury's earlier fiction. Edited by Donn Albright, the book is a must for those who have marveled at Fahrenheit 451. The centerpiece of the book, is of course, "The Fireman" a novella published in Galaxy Magazine in 1951. Signed by Bradbury, this is bound to become a classic edition for scholars looking into the history of Fahrenheit 451, collectors and readers of great fiction, and those interested in obscure and unpublished Bradbury material that will not see publication anywhere else. Bookseller Inventory # 000529

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Match to Flame: The Fictional Paths to ...

Publisher: Gauntlet Press, Colorado Springs, CO

Publication Date: 2007

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition

About this title

Synopsis:

RAY BRADBURY DIDN'T JUST SIT DOWN ONE DAY AND WRITE HIS ACCLAIMED NOVEL ON CENSORSHIP FAHRENHEIT 451. THE NOVEL WAS PUBLISHED IN 1953, BUT BRADBURY BEGAN TINKERING WITH THE IDEA IN 1943. MATCH TO FLAME CONTAINS ALL OF BRADBURY'S PUBLISHED AND PREVIOUSLY UNPUBLISHED FICTION DEALING WITH CENSORSHIP WHICH WOULD BECOME FAHRENHEIT 451.

From the Publisher:

This book is signed by Ray Bradbury.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Specialist in Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror. Signed First editions, Limited editions, Pulps and a large stock of paperbacks. Only a small portion of my stock is online at the moment, so if you don't see it ask; I might have it!

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Paypal, checks, money orders. Personal checks held for a minimum of 7 days to clear before the book is shipped. Invoice for institutions only -
libraries or schools - net 30 days.

US Shipping Rates-Book (Media) Rate - Now comes with tracking. Priority or insurance extra. International rates are based on the First Class package rate at the USPS. Please do not let the Standard International Rate quoted at abebooks.com dissuade you from ordering. Any questions, please ask and I will quote exact rat...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Orders usually ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. . If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check Money Order Cash PayPal Invoice