Love, etc. | Uncorrected Proof (Alfred A. Knopf, 2001)

Notes on this edition: Love, etc. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001. (21.2 x 13.9 cm).

Advance Reader’s Proof in cream wraps with black and red lettering, as in the first American edition. Upper panel includes the statement, ‘ADVANCE READER’S EDITION’. Publication information on lower panel. Title listed as, ‘Love, etc.’ [full stop]. 

This proof was printed for wider distribution than Knopf’s in-house, red proof.

Dix ans après | Love, etc (Mercure de France, 2002)

Notes on this edition: Dix ans après | Love, etc. Paris: Mercure de France, 2002. Pp. 253. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 9782715222236

Published in December 2001, Dix ans après is the French translation of Julian Barnes’s novel Love, etc, which is a sequel to the novel Talking It Over. Interestingly, Talking It Over was translated into French with under the title Love, etc.

Ljubezen, etc. | Love, etc (Mladinska knjiga, 2002; Slovenian)

Notes on this edition: Ljubezen, etc. | Love, etc. Ljubljana: Mladinska knjiga, 2002. Pp. 217. 21 cm. Translated by Valerija Cokan. ISBN: 9788611163420. (Slovenian).

Love, etc. (Vintage Canada, 2002)

Notes on this edition: Love, etc. Toronto: Vintage Canada, 2002. Pp. 227. 21 cm. ISBN: 0679311238

First Vintage Canada paperback edition. Appears identical to the first Vintage International edition, except for changes to publisher information, ISBN, etc.

Love, etc. (Vintage International, 2002)

Notes on this edition: Love, etc. New York: Vintage International, 2002. Pp. 227. 21 cm. ISBN: 0375725881

First U.S. paperback edition issued by Vintage International. The title page reuses the “Love, etc.” graphics for the first U.S. hardback edition.

Amor & etc | Love, etc (ASA, 2002; Portuguese — Portugal)

Notes on this edition: Amor & etc | Love, etc. Portugal: ASA Editores , 2002. Pp. 189. Translated by Helena Cardoso. ISBN: 9789724130545 (Portuguese).

Copyright page lists this specimen as the second edition: “2a Edição”.

Amor, etc | Love, etc (Rocco, 2002; Portuguese — Brazil)

Notes on this edition: Amor, etc | Love, etc. Rio de Janeiro: Rocco, 2002. Pp. 204. 21 cm. ISBN: 8532514308. Translated by Léa Viveiros de Castro. (Portuguese — Brazil)


Love, etc. | Uncorrected Proof (Jonathan Cape, 2000)

Notes on this edition: Uncorrected Proof in light green paper cover with black lettering.   ‘JONATHAN CAPE UNCORRECTED BOOK PROOF’ in black along bottom of upper panel. Issued with an orange publicity sheet stating publication information and author bio. Title listed as ‘Love, etc.’ [full stop]. The full stop was later removed in the first edition U.K. hardback. (20.6 x 13.5 cm).


Liefde, enz. | Love, etc. (Uitgeverij Atlas, 2001; Dutch)

Notes on this edition: Liefde, enz. Amsterdam/Antwerpen: Uitgeverij Atlas, 2001. Pp. 222 [1]. Translated by Marijke Versluys. (Dutch).

Aşk Vesaire | Love, etc (Ayrinti Yayinlari, 2002; Turkish)

Notes on this edition: Aşk Vesaire. Istanbul: Ayrıntı Yayinlari, 2002. Pp. 230. Translated by Serdar Rıfat Kırkoğlu. (Turkish).