Fahrenheit 451. Illustrated by Joseph Magnaini. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1982. Limited Numbered Edition (2000 copies) Signed by the Author and the Artist. Aluminium boards, cover design silkscreened on the aluminium foil in red, white and black. The Monthly Letter of the Limited Editions Club laid-in. Housed in publisher's silver cardboard slipcase. A fine copy. Fahrenheit 451 is a short novel set in the (perhaps near) future when 'firemen' burn books forbidden by the totalitarian 'brave new world' regime. The hero, according to Bradbury, is 'a book burner who suddenly discovers that books are flesh and blood ideas and cry out silently when put to the torch.'