Fein gehackt und grob gewüfelt: der Pedant in der Küche | The Pedant in the Kitchen (Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 2004)


Notes on this edition: Fein gehackt und grob gewüfelt: der Pedant in der Küche | The Pedant in the Kitchen. Köln: Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 2004. Pp. 158. 20 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger with illustrations by Joe Berger. ISBN: 3462034197

13 Prisen Mitternacht | The Times Anthology of Ghost Stories (Bastei Lübbe, 1979)


Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. “Eine beherrschte Frau” [“A Self-Possessed Woman.”] 13 Prisen Mitternacht | The Times Anthology of Ghost Stories. Bastei Lübbe, 1979. 141-156.

First German edition of this anthology, which was preceded by English editions in hardback (Jonathan Cape, 1975) and paperback (Corgi, 1977). All editions were published prior to Julian Barnes’s first novel Metroland (Jonathan Cape, 1980).

Flauberts Papagei | Flaubert’s Parrot (Haffmans Verlag, 1987; German)


Notes on this edition: Flauberts PapageiFlaubert’s Parrot. Zürich: Haffmans Verlag, 1987. Pp. 277 [1]. Translated by Michael Walter. (German).

Cover illustration by Volker Kriegel.

Poesie unterwegs, nichts wird so heiß gegessen … (Nordhessischer VerkehrsVerbund, 2016; German)


Notes on this edition: Poesie unterwegs, nichts wird so heiß gegessen … (Nordhessischer VerkehrsVerbund, 2016. (German).

Ephemeral booklet containing Julian Barnes’s essay “A Late-Onset Cook.” The essay is translated by Gertraude Krueger as “Ein kochender Spätzünder” and published on pages 42-49.

Vom Ende einer Geschichte | The Sense of an Ending (btb, 2013; German)


Notes on this edition: Vom Ende einer Geschichte | The Sense of an Ending.btb, 2013. Pp. 181. 19 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 9783442745470 (German).

Copyright page lists the specific date of publication as “Juli 2013”. Spine label states this is btb “774547”.

Metroland (Haffmans Verlag, 1989)


Notes on this edition: Metroland.  Zürich: Haffmans Verlag, 1989. Pp. 231. 18 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 3251011286

Cover art by Volker Kriegel. Marked as “Haffmans-Taschenbuch 128”.

The copy pictured has a bookseller’s inventory/price sticker on the lower back cover that was not present at the time of publication.

Vor die Hunde gehen | Going to the Dogs (Haffmans Verlag, 1989; German)


Notes on this edition: Vor die Hunde gehen | Going to the Dogs. Zürich: Haffmans Verlag, 1989. Pp. 268 [1]. 19 cm. Translated by Willi Winkler. ISBN: 3251010360 (German)

Grobes Foul | Putting the Boot In (Ullstein Krimi, 1987; German)


Notes on this edition: Grobes Foul | Putting the Boot In. Frankfurt: Ullstein Krimi, 1987. Pp. 156 [1]. 18 cm. Translated by Verena Schröder. ISBN: 3-548-10483-5 (German).

Abblocken | Putting the Boot In (Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, 1989; German)


Notes on this edition: Abblocken | Putting the Boot In. München: Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, 1989. Pp. 233. 18 cm. Translated by Verena Schröder. ISBN: 3453072995 (German)

Eine Geschichte der Welt in 10 1/2 Kapiteln | A History of the World in 10½ Chapters (Wilhelm Heyne, 1990; German)


Notes on this edition: Eine Geschichte der Welt in 10 1/2 Kapiteln | A History of the World in 10½ Chapters. München: Wilhelm Heyne Verlag, 1990. Pp.  363. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 3453084004 (German)

Paperback edition following the hardback published in 1990 by Haffmans Verlag.