The Good Soldier by Ford Madox Ford (The Folio Society, 2008; Introduction)


Notes on this edition: Ford, Ford Madox. The Good Soldier. London: The Folio Society, 2008. Pp. xviii, 221. 23 cm. Illustrations by Philip Bannister.

Introduction by Julian Barnes on pages vii-xiv. Hard bound and housed in a slipcase, as issued by The Folio Society.

Darüber reden | Talking It Over (Haffmans Verlag, 1997; German)


Notes on this edition: Darüber redenTalking It Over. Zürich: Haffmans Verlag, 1992. Pp. 262 [1]. 22 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 325100204x. (German).

Pulse | Limited Edition (Jonathan Cape, 2011)


Notes on this edition: Pulse. London: Jonathan Cape, 2011. Pp. 228.

Bound in illustrated boards with a decorative slip case, this limited edition was signed by the author in an edition of 500 copies. Shown here are both an unopened copy and a copy inscribed by the author “out of series” [Note: The name of the dedicatee has been removed from the image.]

The Best of Frank O’Connor (Alfred A. Knopf, 2009; Everyman’s Library #321)


Notes on this edition: The Best of Frank O’Connor. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. Pp. xxxviii, 673. 21 cm. ISBN: 9780307269041.

Edited and with an introduction by Julian Barnes pp. ix-xi. Everyman’s Library #321

This particular example also features a review slip from Alfred A. Knopf. The review slip lists the publication date as 11 June 2009, and the provisional price of $26.95.

Nichts, was man fürchten müsste | Nothing to Be Frightened of (Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 2010; German)


Notes on this edition: Nichts, was man fürchten müsste | Nothing to Be Frightened of. Cologne: Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 2010. Pp. 332. 21 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger. ISBN: 9783462041866. (German).

kui on lõpp | The Sense of an Ending (Varrak, 2013; Estonian)


Notes on this edition: kui on lõpp | The Sense of an Ending. Varrak, 2013. Pp. 176. 20.7 cm. Translated by Aet Varik. ISBN: 9789985326930. (Estonian).

Puhumalla Paras | Talking It Over (WSOY, 1992; Finnish)


Notes on this edition: Puhumalla paras. Porvoo · Helsinki · Juva: WSOY, 1992. Pp. 297 [1]. 21 cm. Translated by Kristiina Drews. ISBN: 9510183393. (Finnish).

Note: This specimen’s dust jacket is sun-faded at the spine.

Unbefugtes Betreten | Pulse (Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 2012; German)


Notes on this edition: Unbefugtes Betreten | Pulse. Cologne: Kiepenheuer & Witsch, 2012. Pp. 291. 21 cm. Translated by Gertraude Krueger and Thomas Bodmer. ISBN: 9783462044805. (German).

Putting the Boot In (Orion Books, 2014)


Notes on this edition: Putting the Boot In. London: Orion Books, 2014. Pp. 209. 23 cm. ISBN: 9781409150237.

Orion Books republished all four Dan Kavanagh novels in hardback and paperback. This is the Orion hardback edition of the third Kavanagh novel Putting the Boot In, originally published by Jonathan Cape (1985).

Fiddle City (Orion Books, 2014)


Notes on this edition: Fiddle City. London: Orion Books, 2014. Pp. 194. 23 cm. ISBN: 9781409150206.

Orion Books republished all four Dan Kavanagh novels in hardback and paperback. This is the Orion hardback edition of the second Kavanagh novel Fiddle City, originally published by Jonathan Cape (1981).