Notes on this edition: Darüber reden | Talking It Over. Zürich: Haffmans Verlag, 1992. Pp. 262 . 22 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 325100204x. (German).
Notes on this edition: Ο ΣΚΑΝΤΖΌΧΟΙΡΟΣ | The Porcupine. Athens: Ekdoseis Psychogios, 1993. Pp. 143. 21 cm. Translated by Demosthenes Kourtovik [ΔΗΜΟΣΘΕΝΗΣ ΚΟΥΡΤΟΒΙΚ]. ISBN: 9602740477. (Greek).
Notes on this edition: El puercoespín | The Porcupine. Barcelona: Editorial Anagrama, 1994. Pp. 174 + . 20 x 14 cm. Translated by Francisco Javier Calzada. ISBN: 8433906429. (Spanish).
Notes on this edition: Pulse. London: Jonathan Cape, 2011. Pp. 228.
Bound in illustrated boards with a decorative slip case, this limited edition was signed by the author in an edition of 500 copies. Shown here are both an unopened copy and a copy inscribed by the author “out of series” [Note: The name of the dedicatee has been removed from the image.]
Notes on this edition: The Best of Frank O’Connor. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. Pp. xxxviii, 673. 21 cm. ISBN: 9780307269041.
Edited and with an introduction by Julian Barnes pp. ix-xi. Everyman’s Library #321
This particular example also features a review slip from Alfred A. Knopf. The review slip lists the publication date as 11 June 2009, and the provisional price of $26.95.
Notes on this edition: Nichts, was man fürchten müsste | Nothing to Be Frightened of. Cologne: Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 2010. Pp. 332. 21 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 9783462041866. (German).
Notes on this edition: kui on lõpp | The Sense of an Ending. Varrak, 2013. Pp. 176. 20.7 cm. Translated by Aet Varik. ISBN: 9789985326930. (Estonian).
Notes on this edition: Puhumalla paras. Porvoo · Helsinki · Juva: WSOY, 1992. Pp. 297  + . 20.2 x 13.5 cm. Translated by Kristiina Drews. ISBN: 9510183393. (Finnish).
Note: This specimen’s dust jacket is sun-faded at the spine.
Notes on this edition: The Porcupine. London: Picador, 1993. Pp. 138. ISBN: 033032828x. £4.99.
First U.K. paperback edition with illustration to cover by Tim Jonke.
Notes on this edition: The Porcupine. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1992. Uncorrected Proof in sage wraps with black lettering. The statement, ‘THIS IS AN UNCORRECTED PROOF’ on top of upper panel. (19.1 x 12 cm).
Provisional publication date set for 20 November 1992 at a provisional price of $17.00.