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The Resource The playground, Ray Bradbury

The playground, Ray Bradbury

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The playground
Title
The playground
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Ray Bradbury
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Language
eng
Summary
HORROR & GHOST STORIES. "The Playground" was part of the first hardcover edition of Ray Bradbury's legendary work "Fahrenheit 451, " published in 1953. It is the first of Ray Bradbury's works to be authorized as an ebook.In the story, Charles Underhill is a widower who will do anything to protect his young son Jim from the horrors of the playground?a playground which he and the boy pass by daily and the tumult of which, the activity, brings back to Charles the anguish of his own childhood. The playground, like childhood itself, is a nightmare of torment and vulnerability; Charles fears his sensitive son will be destroyed there just as he almost was so many years ago.Underhill's sister Carol, who has moved in to help raise the young boy after his mother passed away, feels differently
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1920-2012
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Bradbury, Ray Douglas
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not applicable
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Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
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PerformerNote
Performed by Jonathan Davis
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Davis, Jonathan
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Brilliance audio on MP3-CD
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not applicable
Label
The playground, Ray Bradbury
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  • Unabridged
  • Title from disc label
  • Compact discs, MP3 format
  • "The Playground" was part of the first hardcover edition of Ray Bradbury's legendary work Fahrenheit 451, published in 1953
Carrier category
audio disc
Content category
spoken word
Control code
39876913
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
1MP3 CD (approximately 45 min.)
Isbn
9781501215551
Media category
audio
Other physical details
digital
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 39876913
  • (Sirsi) 39876913
Label
The playground, Ray Bradbury
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Unabridged
  • Title from disc label
  • Compact discs, MP3 format
  • "The Playground" was part of the first hardcover edition of Ray Bradbury's legendary work Fahrenheit 451, published in 1953
Carrier category
audio disc
Content category
spoken word
Control code
39876913
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
1MP3 CD (approximately 45 min.)
Isbn
9781501215551
Media category
audio
Other physical details
digital
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 39876913
  • (Sirsi) 39876913

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