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Snow Crash

by Stephenson, Neal

Condition: Fine/Fine


Bantam, New York, 1992 First Edition, First Printing. This copy is SIGNED by Neal Stephenson laid into the book. An attractive First Issue dustjacket that is vibrant in color with NO chips or tears. The book is bound in the publishers cloth and is in fabulous shape. The binding is tight and the boards are crisp with NO cocking or leaning. The pages are exeptionally clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in book. A stunning copy SIGNED by the author.. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

Snow Crash is Neal Stephenson's third novel, published in 1992. Like many of Stephenson's other novels it references history, linguistics, anthropology, archaeology, religion, computer science, politics, cryptography, and philosophy. Stephenson explained the title of the novel in his 1999 essay In the Beginning... was the Command Line as his term for a particular software failure mode on the early Apple Macintosh computer.


  • Bookseller: Quintessential Rare Books, LLC US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: ABE-1528770998496
  • Title: Snow Crash
  • Author: Stephenson, Neal
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Jacket condition: Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Bantam, New York
  • Date published: 1992


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On Nov 11 2019, said:
  "In one of the most perceivable dystopian futures that I can imagine, Hiro is everything.

Honestly, I'm not looking for the money. I am registering an amount because your own review of this book captures the fine points so well. Neal Stevenson's writing in Snow Crash is so visceral and complex, that you have no choice but to become immersed in the world he creates. It fires your brain for weeks after the read, if not longer. It takes time to wrap one's head around his world and language, and his execution is flawless.

This book is at pleat as important as Stranger in a Strange Land.

10/10 Worth the read"

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