More Bob Pepper cover art, this piece featured on a Ballatine Edition of Ray Bradbury’s classic dystopian novel “Fahrenheit 451” first published in 1951.
Bradbury’s vision is of an America where anarchic hedonism is rife and the possessing and reading of a book is highly illegal. The Novels central character is Guy Montag a ‘fireman’ which actual means book-burner, and thus refers to the title Fahrenheit 451 is the temperature at which paper ignites… read more about it at wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fahrenheit_451
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Another post featuring a sample of art from the amazing Bob Pepper this piece used as the cover for an edition of the 1977 Jody Scott novel “Passing for Human”.
Scan via vintage sci-fi goldmine Ski-ffy.blogspot.com see more of Bob Pepper’s Cover Artwork here: http://ski-ffy.blogspot.com/search/label/Bob%20Pepper
For a further collection of Bob Pepper’s cover’s check this Flickr Set: http://www.flickr.com/photos/21631299@N07/sets/72157603661657927/
Book Cover art from the amazing Bob Pepper, dating from 1963. A Voyage to Arcturus is a novel by the Scottish writer David Lindsay. First published in 1920, it combines fantasy, philosophy and science fiction in an exploration of the nature of good and evil and their relationship with existence – read more here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A_Voyage_to_Arcturus
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