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The Bad Beginning

(1999)
(The first book in the Series of Unfortunate Events series)
A novel by

 
 
After the sudden death of their parents, the three Baudelaire children must depend on each other and their wits when it turns out that the distant relative who is appointed their guardian is determined to use any means necessary to get their fortune.

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

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Hardback Editions

October 2017 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Series of Unfortunate Events #1: The Bad Beginning Netflix Tie-in
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-279602-X / 978-0-06-279602-8 (USA edition)
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May 2012 : USA Hardback
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Title: A Series of Unfortunate Events #1: The Bad Beginning: The Short-Lived Edition
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-220604-4 / 978-0-06-220604-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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November 2006 : USA Hardback

Title: Series of Unfortunate Events #1: The Bad Beginning Private Library Edition, A (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-083746-2 / 978-0-06-083746-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperColl
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August 2008 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Bad Beginning (Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4395-4813-7 / 978-1-4395-4813-4 (USA edition)
Publisher:
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May 2007 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Bad Beginning (Turtleback School & Library Binding Edition) (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4177-8840-2 / 978-1-4177-8840-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Turtleback Books
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October 2003 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4052-0726-4 / 978-1-4052-0726-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont Books Ltd
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September 2003 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-051828-6 / 978-0-06-051828-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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September 2003 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bad Beginning: Collectors' Edition (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4052-0725-6 / 978-1-4052-0725-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont Books Ltd
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April 2003 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events No.1)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4052-0867-8 / 978-1-4052-0867-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont Books Ltd
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August 1999 : USA Library Binding
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Title: The Bad Beginning (Series of Unfortunate Events (Library))
Author(s): L Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-028312-2 / 978-0-06-028312-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Books
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June 2002 : USA Hardback

Title: Bad Beginning
Author(s): Lemony Snicket, Brett Helquist
ISBN: 1-4176-1928-7 / 978-1-4176-1928-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sagebrush Education Resources
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June 2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events No.1)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-7497-4611-4 / 978-0-7497-4611-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont Books Ltd
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January 2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: The Bad Beginning
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4052-2284-0 / 978-1-4052-2284-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont Books
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2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Bad Beginning
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-7497-4881-8 / 978-0-7497-4881-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont
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December 2000 : USA Hardback
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Title: Bad Beginning
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-7862-2974-8 / 978-0-7862-2974-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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August 1999 : USA Hardback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events #1)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-440766-7 / 978-0-06-440766-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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Paperback Editions

January 2018 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Bad Beginning: Netflix Tie-In Edition (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4052-9064-1 / 978-1-4052-9064-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont
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2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4052-8178-2 / 978-1-4052-8178-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont
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September 2012 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4052-6606-6 / 978-1-4052-6606-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont
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2009 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 1-4052-4953-6 / 978-1-4052-4953-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Egmont
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May 2007 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Bad Beginning: Or, Orphans! (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-114630-7 / 978-0-06-114630-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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October 2004 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Bad Beginning, Movie Tie-in Edition (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-075589-X / 978-0-06-075589-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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June 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: A Series of Unfortunate Events: the Bad Beginning
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-7540-7812-4 / 978-0-7540-7812-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Galaxy
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2000 : USA Paperback
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events #1)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-439-20647-2 / 978-0-439-22758-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Scholastic
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Audio Editions

May 2007 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Series of Unfortunate Events #1 Multi-Voice CD, A:The Bad Beginning CD Low Price (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-136533-5 / 978-0-06-136533-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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December 2004 : UK Audio Cassette
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Title: Book the First - The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1): Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-00-713373-1 / 978-0-00-713373-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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December 2004 : UK Audio CD
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Title: Book the First - The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1): Complete & Unabridged
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-00-715708-8 / 978-0-00-715708-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: HarperCollins
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October 2004 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Bad Beginning: A Multi-Voice Recording (Series of Unfortunate Events (HarperCollins Audio))
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-06-076579-8 / 978-0-06-076579-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Harper Children's Audio
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December 2003 : USA Audio edition
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Title: The Bad Beginning, A Multi-Voice Recording: A Series of Unfortunate Events #1
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
Publisher: HarperAudio
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December 2003 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: The Bad Beginning, A Multi-Voice Recording: A Series of Unfortunate Events #1
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
Publisher: HarperAudio
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December 2003 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: The Bad Beginning, A Multi-Voice Recording: A Series of Unfortunate Events #1
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
Publisher: HarperAudio
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December 2003 : UK Audio edition
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Title: The Bad Beginning: A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
Publisher: HarperAudio
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September 2003 : USA Audio CD
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book the First)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-8072-1990-8 / 978-0-8072-1990-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)
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September 2002 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Series/Unfortunate #1(lib)(CD) (Series of Unfortunate Events (Listening Library))
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-8072-1158-3 / 978-0-8072-1158-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Listening Library
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March 2001 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events, Book 1)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-8072-6178-5 / 978-0-8072-6178-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Listening Library (Audio)
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


March 2001 : USA Audio Cassette
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Title: The Bad Beginning (A Series of Unfortunate Events)
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
ISBN: 0-8072-8847-0 / 978-0-8072-8847-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Listening Library
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Kindle Editions

March 2009 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Series of Unfortunate Events #1: The Bad Beginning
Author(s): Lemony Snicket
Publisher: HarperCollins
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