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The Left Hand of Darkness

(1969)
(A book in the Hainish series)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Hugo Best Novel
Nebula Awards Best Novel
A science fiction novel which tells the story of Winter, an Earth-like planet where the weather conditions are semi-arctic and the inhabitants are all of the same sex, which is invited to join a coalition of planets.

Genre: Science Fiction    Get it on Google Play

"A jewel of a story." - Frank Herbert

"As profuse and original in invention as The Lord of the Rings...Miss LeGuin makes this book something more than the graceful and accomplished fantasy it most certainly is." - Michael Moorcock

"Has all the depth, impact and scope of Dune...this has to be one of the year's best books." - Ted White


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Used availability for Ursula K Le Guin's The Left Hand of Darkness

Hardback Editions

October 2016 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness (Penguin Galaxy)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-14-311159-0 / 978-0-14-311159-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Penguin Books
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November 2009 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Left Hand Of Darkness (Virago Modern Classics)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-84149-606-5 / 978-1-84149-606-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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October 2008 : USA Library Binding

Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-4395-6086-2 / 978-1-4395-6086-0 (USA edition)
Publisher:
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2004 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-7394-4881-1 / 978-0-7394-4881-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: SFBC
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October 1999 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-8085-2166-7 / 978-0-8085-2166-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books: A Division of Sanval
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October 2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
Author(s): Ursula K LeGuin
ISBN: 0-575-07219-9 / 978-0-575-07219-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Gollancz
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October 2000 : USA Turtleback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-606-19298-0 / 978-0-606-19298-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Demco Media
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July 2000 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-4176-4843-0 / 978-1-4176-4843-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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2000 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-7607-5914-6 / 978-0-7607-5914-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Barnes & Noble Books
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October 1994 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-8027-1302-5 / 978-0-8027-1302-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Walker & Co
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June 1980 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-06-012574-8 / 978-0-06-012574-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harpercollins
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November 1969 : UK Hardback

Title: Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-356-02947-6 / 978-0-356-02947-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: TBS The Book Service Ltd
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Paperback Editions

April 2017 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness (S.F. Masterworks)
Author(s): Ursula K LeGuin
ISBN: 1-4732-2162-5 / 978-1-4732-2162-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: GOLLANCZ
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July 2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness (Ace Science Fiction)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-441-00731-7 / 978-0-441-00731-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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July 1997 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand Of Darkness (Virago Modern Classics)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-86049-189-8 / 978-1-86049-189-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Virago
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March 1987 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-441-47812-3 / 978-0-441-47812-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace Books
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December 1981 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand Of Darkness (Virago Modern Classics)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-7088-8081-9 / 978-0-7088-8081-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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August 1986 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-441-47811-5 / 978-0-441-47811-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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September 1982 : USA Mass Market Paperback

Title: Left Hand Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-441-47810-7 / 978-0-441-47810-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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November 1983 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-441-47809-3 / 978-0-441-47809-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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March 1983 : USA Paperback

Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-441-47808-5 / 978-0-441-47808-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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August 1982 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-441-47807-7 / 978-0-441-47807-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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1982 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin, Alex Abel
ISBN: 0-441-47806-9 / 978-0-441-47806-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace Books
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December 1981 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand Of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 1-85723-074-4 / 978-1-85723-074-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Orbit
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1980 : UK Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand Of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-04-414780-5 / 978-0-04-414780-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Ace Books
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1976 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-441-47805-0 / 978-0-441-47805-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace Books
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1975 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness (Ace SF, 47804)
Author(s): Ursula K LeGuin
ISBN: 0-441-47804-2 / 978-0-441-47804-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace Books
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January 1974 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s):
ISBN: 0-441-47803-4 / 978-0-441-47803-3 (USA edition)
Publisher:
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1974 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursala K LeGuin
ISBN: 0-441-47802-6 / 978-0-441-47802-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Ace
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January 1973 : UK Paperback
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Title: Left Hand of Darkness (Panther science fiction)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-586-03641-5 / 978-0-586-03641-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Distribution Services
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Audio Editions

December 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: Recorded Books
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December 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: Recorded Books
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December 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: Recorded Books
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July 2016 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness: BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
Author(s): Ursula Le Guin
Publisher: BBC Worldwide Ltd.
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July 2016 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness: BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
Author(s): Ursula Le Guin
Publisher: BBC Worldwide Ltd.
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July 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness: BBC Radio 4 Full-Cast Dramatisation
Author(s): Ursula Le Guin
Publisher: BBC Worldwide Ltd.
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April 1987 : USA Audio Cassette

Title: The Left Hand of Dark
Author(s): Sound Editions
ISBN: 0-394-29992-2 / 978-0-394-29992-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Audio
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April 1987 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Left Hand Of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-7366-1129-0 / 978-0-7366-1129-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape, Inc.
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September 1985 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
ISBN: 0-87188-112-8 / 978-0-87188-112-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Random House Audio
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June 1984 : Audio Cassette

Title: Left Hand of Darkness
Author(s): Ursula K Leguin
ISBN: 9998223814 / 978-9998223813
Publisher: Books on Tape
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Kindle Editions

April 2017 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness (S.F. MASTERWORKS)
Author(s): Ursula K LeGuin
Publisher: Gateway
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July 2000 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: The Left Hand of Darkness (Ace Science Fiction)
Author(s): Ursula K Le Guin
Publisher: Ace
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA