Literary Devices Used In Fahrenheit 451

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There are numberless interesting factors and objects that appear in “Fahrenheit 451” by Ray Bradbury, but a unique tool is used in the story that seem to stand out among all other things. To begin with, the story describes a robot that seem to be a weapon or tool of sorts called “The Mechanical Hound,” that helps collect and track down criminals and illegal books in the surrounding area of the city. The Mechanical Hound is told to have eight legs like a spider and an incredible sense of smell. In addition, it is able to incapacitates its victims with a needle that protrudes out of the monster’s nose and injects them with both morphine and procaine. The injection can cause a rat, cat, or chicken to be killed in less than three seconds, making

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