回憶的餘燼 Hui yi de yu jin | The Sense of an Ending (Tian Xia Wen Hua, 2012; Chinese)


Notes on this edition: 回憶的餘燼 (Hui yi de yu jin) | The Sense of an Ending. Tian Xia Wen Hua, 2012. Pp. 205 [208]. 21 cm. (Chinese).

Paper cover with dust jacket and promotional band.

The Sense of an Ending (Vintage Open-Market Edition, 2012)


Notes on this edition: The Sense of an Ending. Vintage International, 2012. Pp. 163. ISBN: 9780307951243. $7.99.

Copyright page states: “FIRST VINTAGE INTERNATIONAL OPEN-MARKET EDITION, | FEBRUARY 2012”. The format is smaller than the regular Vintage International paperback edition issued around the same time.

The Sense of an Ending | Daily Telegraph Movie Tie-In (Vintage, 2017)


Notes on this edition: The Sense of an Ending. London: Vintage, 2017.

This edition was produced as a special movie tie-in promotion conducted in conjunction with the Daily Telegraph.

Also featured is a promotional, movie tie-in bookmark.

Ovo liči na kraj | The Sense of an Ending (Geopoetika, 2012; Serbian)


Notes on this edition: Ovo liči na kraj | The Sense of an Ending. Belgrade: Geopoetika, 2012. Pp. 163. 20 cm. Translated by Zoran Paunović. ISBN: 9788661450839. (Serbian).

The Sense of an Ending | Movie Tie-In (Vintage International, 2017)


Notes on this edition: The Sense of an Ending. New York: Vintage International, 2017. ISBN: 9780525434665

Movie Tie-In edition in connection with the theatrical release of the film adaptation of Julian Barnes’s The Sense of an Ending. The copyright page states the publication date as May 2012, but the covers were updated as of 2017.

The film is directed by Ritesh Batra and written by Nick Payne. The film stars Jim Broadbent, Charlotte Rampling, Harriet Walter, Emily Mortimer and Michelle Dockery.

The Sense of an Ending (Vintage Books, 2012)


Notes on this edition: The Sense of an Ending. London: Vintage Books, 2012. Pp. 150. 20 cm. ISBN: 9780099564973.

First Vintage paperback edition for the U.K. market. Cover design by Suzanne Dean. This copy features a darkened fore edge to accentuate the cover design.

The Sense of an Ending | Limited Edition (Easton Press, 2015)


Notes on this edition: The Sense of an Ending.  Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2015. Pp. 163.

Leather bound, “Signed Collector’s Edition” published by Easton Press by arrangement with Alfred A. Knopf. Text edges in gilt gold with inserted author biography and a certificate of authenticity. The specific limitation is not stated in the book, but Barnes believes he signed 2,000 copies.

The Sense of an Ending (Vintage International, 2012)


Notes on this edition: The Sense of an Ending. New York: Vintage International, 2012. Pp. 163. 21 cm. ISBN: 9780307947727.

Copyright page states the date of publication as “May 2012”. Cover painting by James Gillick. Author photograph by Alan Edwards.

El sentido de un final | The Sense of an Ending (Editorial Anagrama, 2012; Spanish)


Notes on this edition: El sentido de un final | The Sense of an Ending. Barcelona: Editorial Anagrama, 2012. Pp. 186. 22 cm. Translated by Jaime Zulaika. ISBN: 9788433978523 (Spanish).

Copyright page states: “Primera edición: noviembre 2012”.

El sentit d’un final | The Sense of an Ending (Angle Editorial, 2012; Catalán)


Notes on this edition: El sentit d’un final | The Sense of an Ending. Barcelona: Angle Editorial, 2012. Pp. 159. 23 cm. Translated by d’Alexandre Gombau i Arnau. ISBN: 9788415695059 (Catalán).