Question: English & Literature

Quote from the book Fahrenheit 451 with the words hearth and salamander in them.

Im writing an essay and i need atleast two quotes with either of those words in them, and I'm having trouble finding some.

In English & Literature | Asked by ashori602
Asked from the Fahrenheit 451 study pack
Answers
There are at least 9 passages where 'salamander' is used. It is the symbol of the firemen and the name of their firetruck.
(guest) | 1239 days ago

pg. 36.."salamander quote"

In most literature both the hearth (fireplace) and the salamander represent 'fire'. In ancient texts the salamander could not be harmed by fire, and of course, the hearth symbolizes home and family. Off course, this is all ironic because he is harmed by fire and his home is anything but happy.

 

MHood2 | 749 days ago