Stol od četrunovine | The Lemon Table (CELEBER, 2006; Croatian)


Notes on this edition: Stol od četrunovine | The Lemon Table. Zagreb: CELEBER, 2006. Pp. 180 + [4]. 23.5 x 16.7 cm. Translated by Lada Silađin. ISBN: 9536825570. (Croatian).

Лимони на масата | The Lemon Table (Obsidian, 2004; Bulgarian)


Notes on this edition: Лимони на масата | The Lemon Table. Sofia: Obsidian, 2004. Pp. 238 [239] + [1]. 20 x 13 cm. Translated by Dimitrina Kondeva. ISBN: 9547690760. (Bulgarian).

柠檬桌子 | The Lemon Table (Yilin Press, 2012; Simplified Chinese)


Notes on this edition: 柠檬桌子 | The Lemon Table.  南京 [Nanjing]: 译林出版社 [Yilin Press], 2012. Pp. 259. 21 x 14.5 cm. Translated by 郭国良. ISBN: 9787544728744. (Simplified Chinese).

Limonova Miza | The Lemon Table (Arsem, 2012; Slovenian)


Notes on this edition: Limonova Miza | The Lemon Table. Ljubljana: Arsem, 2012. Pp. 219 + [1]. 21.5 x 15.8 cm. Translated by Matej Juh. ISBN: 9789619292372. (Slovenian).

Cytrynowy stolik | The Lemon Table (Świat Książki, 2013; Polish)


Notes on this edition: Cytrynowy stolik | The Lemon Table.  Warsaw: Świat Książki, 2013. Pp. 219 [220] + [4]. 22 x 14 cm. Translated by Joanna Puchalska. ISBN: 9788377995679. (Polish).

Contents include:

  • Krótka historia fryzjerstwa
  • Historia Matsa Izraelsona
  • Rzeczy, o których wiemy
  • Higiena
  • Odrodzenie
  • Czujność
  • Kora
  • Znajmość francuskiego
  • Apetyt
  • Siatka ochronna
  • Cisza

Um toque de limão | The Lemon Table (Rocco, 2006; Portuguese-Brazil)


Notes on this edition: Um toque de limão | The Lemon Table. Rio de Janeiro: Rocco, 2006. Pp. 268 + [4]. 20.8 x 14 cm. Translated by Ana Deiró. ISBN: 8532520316. (Portuguese-Brazil).

Лимонный стол | The Lemon Table (Eksmo, 2013; Russian)


Notes on this edition: Лимонный стол | The Lemon Table. Moscow: Eksmo, 2013. Pp. 283 + [5]. 20.7 x 13.2 cm. Translated by И. Гуровой [I. Gurovoy] and Л. Мотылева [L. Motyleva]. ISBN: 9785699621521. (Russian).

Stolek s citróny | The Lemon Table (Plus, 2015; Czech)


Notes on this edition: Stolek s citróny | The Lemon Table.  Prague: Plus, 2015. Pp. 242 + [6]. 19.2 x 12.8 cm. Translated by Viktor Janiš. ISBN: 9788025904213. (Czech).

Citronbordet | The Lemon Table (Bakhåll, 2018; Swedish)


Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. Citronbordet | The Lemon Table.  Lund: Bakhåll, 2018. Pp. 222 [223] + [1]. 20.7 x 13.6.  Translated by Andreas Vesterlund. ISBN: 9789177424864. (Swedish)

The Lemon Table (Random House Canada, 2004)


Notes on this edition: First Canadian edition – Toronto: Random House Canada, 2004. $29.95. This particular example also includes promotional material sent to book reviewers, as pictured.

Descriptive Bibliography:

Title Page: The Lemon Table | STORIES | Julian Barnes | [Random House device] RANDOM HOUSE CANADA

Copyright Page: COPYRIGHT © 2004 JULIAN BARNES | ALL RIGHTS RESERVED UNDER INTERNATIONAL AND PAN-AMERICAN COPYRIGHT | CONVENTIONS. NO PART OF THIS BOOK MAY BE REPRODUCED IN ANY FORM OR | BY ANY ELECTRONIC OR MECHANICAL MEANS, INCLUDING INFORMATION | STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL SYSTEMS, WITHOUT PERMISSION IN WRITING FROM THE | PUBLISHER, EXCEPT BY A REVIEWER, WHO MAY QUOTE BRIEF PASSAGES IN A | REVIEW. PUBLISHED IN 2004 BY RANDOM HOUSE CANADA, A DIVISION OF | RANDOM HOUSE OF CANADA LIMITED, AND SIMULTANEOUSLY IN THE UNITED | STATES BY ALFRED A. KNOPF, A DIVISION OF RANDOM HOUSE, INC., NEW YORK. | DISTRIBUTED IN CANADA BY RANDOM HOUSE OF CANADA LIMITED. | RANDOM HOUSE CANADA AND COLOPHON ARE TRADEMARKS. | WWW.RANDOMHOUSE.CA | ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED IN GREAT BRITAIN BY JONATHAN CAPE, AN IMPRINT OF | THE RANDOM HOUSE GROUP LIMITED, LONDON. | SOME STORIES IN THIS COLLECTION WERE PREVIOUSLY PUBLISHED IN THE | FOLLOWING: “APPETITE” IN ARETÉ, “THE SILENCE” AND “KNOWING FRENCH” IN | GRANTA, “A SHORT HISTORY OF HAIRDRESSING,” “THE STORY OF MATS | ISRAELSON,” “HYGIENE,” “THE REVIVAL,” “BARK,” AND “THE FRUIT CAGE” IN THE | NEW YORKER, “VIGILANCE” IN THE TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT, AND “THE THINGS YOU KNOW” IN SIGHTLINES, EDITED BY P. D. JAMES (VINTAGE UK, 2001). | NATIONAL LIBRARY OF CANADA CATALOGING IN PUBLICATION | BARNES, JULIAN. | THE LEMON TABLE / JULIAN BARNES. | SHORT STORIES. | ISBN 0-679-31303-6 | I. TITLE. | PR6052.A6657L46 2004a | 823’.914  C2004-900700-9 | PRINTED AND BOUND IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA | 10 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1

Collation: [As in the first U.S. edition by Alfred A. Knopf.] 19 x 13.1 cm. Pp. [i-x, 1-2] 3-25 [26-28] 29-56 [57-58] 59-75 [76-78] 79-95 [96-98] 99-115 [116-118] 119-136 [137-138] 139-154 [155-156] 157-180 [181-182] 183-197 [198-200] 201-226 [227-228] 229-241 [242-246]. [i]: blank. [ii]: ‘BY THE SAME AUTHOR | FICTION | METROLAND | BEFORE SHE MET ME | FLAUBERT’S PARROT | STARING AT THE SUN | A HISTORY OF THE WORLD IN 10½ CHAPTERS | TALKING IT OVER | THE PORCUPINE | CROSS CHANNEL | ENGLAND, ENGLAND | LOVE, ETC. | NONFICTION | LETTERS FROM LONDON, 1990–1995 | SOMETHING TO DECLARE | THE PEDANT IN THE KITCHEN | TRANSLATION | IN THE LAND OF PAIN by Alphonse Daudet’. [iii]: ‘The Lemon Table’. [iv]: blank. [v]: title page. [vi]: copyright page. [vii]: ‘to Pat’. [viii]: blank. [ix]: contents. [x]: blank. [1]: ‘A Short History of Hairdressing’. [2]: blank. 3-25: text. [26]: blank. [27]: ‘The Story of Mats Israelson’. [28]: blank. 29-56: text. [57]: ‘The Things You Know’. [58]: blank. 59-75: text. [76]: blank. [77]: ‘Hygiene’. [78]: blank. 79-95: text. [96]: blank. [97]: ‘The Revival’. [98]: blank. 99-115: text. [116]: blank. [117]: ‘Vigilance’. [118]: blank. 119-136: text. [137]: ‘Bark’. [138]: blank. 139-154: text. [155]: ‘Knowing French’. [156]: blank. 157-180: text. [181]: ‘Appetite’. [182]: blank. 183-197: text. [198]: blank. [199]: ‘The Fruit Cage’. [200]: blank. 201-226: text. [227]: ‘The Silence’. [228]: blank. 229-241: text. [242]: blank. [243]: ‘A NOTE ON THE TYPE | The text of this book was set in Weiss, a type- | face designed in Germany by Emil Rudolf Weiss | (1875-1942). The design of the roman was completed | in 1928 and that of the italic in 1931. Both are well- | balanced and even in color, and both reflect | the subtle skill of a fine calligrapher. | COMPOSED BY | Creative Graphics, Allentown, Pennsylvania | PRINTED AND BOUND BY | R. R. Donnelley and Sons, Harrisonburg, Virginia | DESIGNED BY | Iris Weinstein’. [244-246]: blank.

General description: Binding 19.8 x 14.1 cm. Maroon boards, red quarter board gold blocked on spine. White endpapers. Colored dust jacket lettered in grey, green and yellow on the upper panel; blue and  yellow on the spine; and black on lower panel. Flaps are white with black lettering. Jacket design by Carol Devine Carson and Abby Weintraub. Author photograph by Jillian Edelstein on back flap. Layout is identical to the first U.S. edition by Alfred A. Knopf, except for some altered text on the dust jacket.