Arthur & George | Unbound Author’s Typescript, 2005

Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. Arthur & George, 2005. Unbound copy of the author’s typescript as presented to Jonathan Cape. Printed on A4 paper (29.7 x 21 cm), this copy of the typescript was provided by the author’s publisher and contains corrections in the author’s hand.  451 sheets printed to one side only.

Arthur & George (btb, 2008; German)

Notes on this edition: Arthur & George. Munich: btb, 2008. Pp. 524 [525] + [3]. 18.6 x 11.7 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 9783442735624. (German).

Arthur & George | Uncorrected Proof (Mercure de France, 2007; French)

Notes on this edition: Arthur & George. Paris: Mercure de France, 2007. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. (French).

Uncorrected Proof of the French edition of Julian Barnes’s Arthur & George. From the author’s personal collection.

Arthur & George | Man Booker Shortlist Leather Bound (Author’s Copy)

Notes on this edition: Each author shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize receives a specially bound edition created by a Designer Bookbinders Fellow. The bookbinder designs and completes the edition in 4-5 weeks, and authors are presented with their special editions on the evening of the Man Booker award ceremony.

Julian Barnes’s Arthur & George was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 2005, and this special edition was bound by Lester Capon. Photographed from Julian Barnes’s personal collection.

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アーサーとジョージ | Arthur & George (Chuokoron-Shinsha, 2016; Japanese)

Notes on this edition: アーサーとジョージ | Arthur & George. 東京 : 中央公論新社 [Tokyo: Chuokoron-Shinsha], 2016. Pp. 491 + [5]. 19.5 x 13.8 cm. Translated by 真野 泰 [Yasushi Mano] and 山崎 暁子 [Akiko Yamazaki]. ISBN: 9784120048104. (Japanese).

Arthur & George (Büchergilde Gutenberg, 2007; German)

Notes on this edition: Arthur & George. Frankfurt am Main, Wien, Zürich: Büchergilde Gutenberg, 2007. Pp. 524 [525] + [3]. 22 x 14.2 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 9783763258710. (German).

Arthur & George (Círculo de Lectores, 2007; Spanish Book Club)

Notes on this edition: Arthur & George. Barcelona: Círculo de Lectores, 2007. Pp. 453 + [7]. 22.1 x 14.7 cm. Translated by Jaime Zulaika. ISBN: 9788467200065. (Catalan).

Arthur & George (Rocco, 2007; Portuguese-Brazil)

Notes on this edition: Arthur & George. Rio de Janeiro: Rocco, 2007. Pp. 442 + [2]. 20.8 x 13.9 cm. Translated by Léa Viveiros de Castro. ISBN: 9788532521545. (Portuguese-Brazil).

Артур и Джордж | Arthur & George (Аст Хранитель, 2007; Russia)

Notes on this edition: Артур и Джордж | Arthur & George. Moscow: Аст Хранитель, 2007. Pp. 479 [480]. 20.6 x 13.4 cm. Translated by И. Гурова [I. Gurov]. ISBN: 9785170390762. (Russia).

Arthur ve George (Ayrıntı Yayınları, 2009; Turkish)

Notes on this edition: Arthur ve George. Istanbul: Ayrıntı Yayınları, 2009. Pp. 453 + [3]. 19.5 x 13 cm. Translated by Serdar Rifat Kırkoğlu. ISBN: 9789755394763. (Turkish).