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    Fahrenheit 451 (Universal, 1967). French Grande (47" X 63"). This incredibly dramatic poster, showing stars Julie Christie and Oskar Werner, is widely considered to be the very best piece of promotional paper ever produced for this classic film, far superior to the rather pedestrian American one sheet. Based on the book by renowned author Ray Bradbury, the story regards a society in which the government maintains control by outlawing literature and holding public book burnings (the title refers to the temperature at which paper ignites). This gorgeous poster has some pinholes in the corners and a little edge wear, as well as some light fold wear, an extra crease from a misfold and a small tear at the center of the image. These minor flaws do little to detract from this wonderful poster, which will certainly be a key piece in the collection of any sci-fi or Bradbury fan. Very Fine.

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