Notes on this edition: Jonathan Cape Book Catalog: January 1980—July 1980. Jonathan Cape, . Pp. 48. 20.3 x 12.6 cm.
Jonathan Cape published promotional book catalogs for forthcoming publications. In this 1980 “Spring & Summer Books” catalog, the publisher features Julian Barnes’s Metroland (pp. 4) and Dan Kavanagh’s Duffy (pp. 8).
Duffy is listed under a former, potential title of Suck it and See, a phrase used repeatedly by the novel’s antagonist.
Notes on this edition: Dan Kavanagh. Duffy. Triad Granada, 1982. Pp. 173 + . 17.8 x 11.2 cm. ISBN: 0586053980.
Notes on this edition: Dan Kavanagh. Duffy, Il Doppio | Duffy. Milano: Giallo d’Azione Mondadori, 1982. Pp. 182 + . 19.6 x 11.4 cm. Translated by Gigi Coretti. (Italian).
When purchased, this example was wrapped in plastic, as shown.
Notes on this edition: Dan Kavanagh. Duffy. Kampa, 2019. Pp. 253  + . 19 x 12 cm. Translated by Willi Winkler. ISBN: 9783311125013. (German).
Hardback format without jacket. Bright red fore edge. Cover art by Malika Favre.
Notes on this edition: Dan Kavanagh. Duffy. Münich: Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, 1993. Pp. 237  + . 17.9 x 10.8 cm. Translated by Willi Winkler. ISBN: 3453066839. (German).
This book is part of the “Haffmans Kriminalromane” series and features a cover similar to the Haffmans 1988 edition. That edition had yellow along the spine, whereas this edition features red accents.
Notes on this edition: Dan Kavanagh. Duffy. Rowohlt Taschenbuch Verlag, 2000. Pp. 218  + . 19 x 11.5 cm. Translated by Willi Winkler. ISBN: 3499221322. (German).
The ISBN printed on the copyright page reads incorrectly as “3449221322.”
Notes on this edition: Dan Kavanagh. Duffy. Arles: Actes Sud, 1992. Pp. 283  + . 19 x 9.9 cm. Translated by Philippe Loubat-Delranc. ISBN: 2868698832. (French).
Notes on this edition: Dan Kavanagh. Duffy. London: Orion Books, 2014. Pp. 194 + . 19.7 x 12.8 cm.
Uncorrected proof of Dan Kavanagh’s first novel, reissued by Orion Books in 2014. Orion produced both a hardback and a paperback edition. They also published the other titles written by Barnes’s pseudonym Dan Kavanagh, including Fiddle City, Putting the Boot In, and Going to the Dogs.
This copy signed by Julian Barnes as Dan Kavanagh.
Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. Duffy. London: Jonathan Cape, 1980. Pp. 180  + . 20 x 13.8 cm.
Uncorrected Proof in red wraps with black lettering. Inscribed by Julian Barnes in fountain ink and as his pseudonym Dan Kavanagh in ballpoint. Inserted into the proof is a letter to Barnes from Marilyn Edwards at Jonathan Cape stating, “I have just discovered one solitary proof of DUFFY that I thought you might like to have as they can be useful and anyway they are nice things to have.”
Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. Duffy. London: Orion Books, 2014. Pp. 192 + . 22.2 x 14.1 cm. ISBN: 9781409150176.
Orion Books republished all four Dan Kavanagh novels in hardback and paperback. This is the Orion hardback edition of the first Kavanagh novel Duffy, originally published by Jonathan Cape (1980).