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  • Anglais Fahrenheit 451

    Ray Bradbury

    First published in 1953, this is Bradbury's prophetic dystopian vision of a weird but too distant future where happiness is allocated on a four-walled TV screen, where individuals, eccentrics and scholars are outcasts of society and where books are burnt by a special task-force.

  • "Niveau ** COLLECTION "LIRE EN ANGLAIS" DIRIGEE PAR HENRI YVINEC La collection " Lire en anglais " s'adresse à tous ceux qui désirent découvrir ou redécouvrir le plaisir de lire dans leur langue d'origine les oeuvres des plus grands auteurs du XXe siècle.
    Notes en anglais en regard du texte, lexique bilingue en fin de volume dispensent d'un recours fastidieux au dictionnaire.
    RAY BRADBURY A Story of Love and Other Non-Science Fiction Stories Préface inédite de l'auteur Présenté par Liliane et Marielle Yvinec Une histoire d'amour entre une institutrice et son élève, la vengeance longtemps refoulée d'un homme contre son " ami " d'enfance, un vieillard nostalgique dans un fauteuil roulant... autant de thèmes proches de notre vie quotidienne qui nous portent à prendre au sérieux la boutade de Ray Bradbury dans sa brillante préface inédite: " Auteur de science-fiction, moi ? Impossible ! Mais quand donc ?"

  • The October Country is Ray Bradburys own netherworld of the soul, inhabited by the horrors and demons that lurk within all of us. Renowned for his multi-million-copy bestseller, Fahrenheit 451, and hailed by Harpers magazine as the finest living writer of fantastic fiction, Ray Bradbury proves here that he is Americas master of the short story. This classic collection features: The Emissary: The faithful dog was the sick boys only connection with the world outside--and beyond . . . The Small Assassin: A fine, healthy baby boy was the new mothers dream come true--or her worst nightmare . . . The Scythe: Just when his luck had run out, Drew Erickson inherited a farm from a stranger; and with the bequest came deadly responsibilities . . . The Jar: A chilling story that combines love, death . . . and a matter of identity in a bottle of fear. The Wonderful Death of Dudley Stone: A most remarkable case of murder--the deceased was delighted . . . Plus fourteen more unforgettable tales! An author whose fanciful imagination, poetic prose, and mature understanding of human character have won him an international reputation.-- The New York Times