England, England | Promotional Material (Alfred A. Knopf, 1999)


Notes on this item: Folder from Alfred A. Knopf containing loose sheets of paper (promotional material) announcing Julian Barnes’s novel England, England. Letter accompanying the promotional material is not dated.

England, England (Vintage Books, 2009)


Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. England, England. London: Vintage Books, 2009. Pp. 266. 19.8 x 13 cm. ISBN: 9780099526544.

In 2009, Julian Barnes changed paperback publishers from Picador to Vintage Books.

England, England (Picador, 2005; Rejacketed)


Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. England, England. London: Picador, 2005. Pp. 266. 19.6 x 12.8 cm. ISBN: 0330373447.

Picador reissued their edition of England, England with new cover art at the same time they reissued Barnes’s other books. While the copyright page does not state the date, the rejacketed editions were issued in 2005. This printing is the 10th printing.

Author photograph by Ellen Warner.

England, England | 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 England, England was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize in 1998, and this special edition was bound by Ann Thornton. Photographed from Julian Barnes’s personal collection.

For more information about the Designer Bookbinders, please visit their website.

England, England | Unbound Proof (Jonathan Cape, 1998; Author’s Copy)


Notes on this edition: England, England. London: Jonathan Cape, 1998.

This unbound, loose sheet galley proof is from Julian Barnes’s personal collection. Printed on one side of each sheet, the pages show crop marks for future sizing.

Inglaterra, Inglaterra | England, England (Rocco, 2000; Portuguese-Brazil)


Notes on this edition: Inglaterra, Inglaterra | England, England. Rio de Janeiro: Rocco, 2000. Pp. 255 + [1]. 20.9 x 13.9 cm. Translated by Roberto Grey. ISBN: 8532511554. (Portuguese-Brazil).

England, England (Mercure de France/Folio, 2002; French)


Notes on this edition: England, England. Paris: Mercure de France/Folio, 2002. Pp. 441 [442] + [6]. 17.8 x 10.8 cm. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 9782070417643. (French).

England, England (Forum, 1999; Swedish)


Notes on this edition: England, England. Stockholm: Forum, 1999. Pp. 288 [289] + [1]. 21.7 x 14 cm. Translated by Leif Janzon. ISBN: 9137114867. (Swedish).

To view all of Julian Barnes’s books on the Forum website, please visit: https://www.forum.se/forfattare/15307/julian-barnes/

אנגליה, אנגליה | England, England (Zmora-Bitan, 2000; Hebrew)


Notes on this edition: אנגליה, אנגליה | England, England. Israel: Zmora-Bitan, 2000. Pp. 280. 21 x 13.4 cm. (Hebrew).

Англия, Англия | England, England (ACT, 2007; Russian)


Notes on this edition: Англия, Англия | England, England. Moscow: ACT, 2007. Pp. 350 + [2]. 20.6 x 13.5 cm. Translated by С. Силаковой (S. Silakova). ISBN: 9789851624351. (Russian).

First published by ACT in 2000.