“Words for H. H.” | Howard Hodgkin (Gagosian, 2014)


Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. “Howard Hodgkin: Words for H. H.” in Howard Hodgkin. [Paris]: Gagosian Paris, 2014. Pp. 111 + [1]. 27.1 x 31.2 cm. ISBN: 9781938748028.

The book includes contributions by Barnes, James Fenton, Susan Sontag, and Jeff Wall.

Julian Barnes’s essay appears in both French (pp. 83-89) and English (pp. [91]-96. The French translation was by Jean-Pierre Aoustin.

Barnes’s essay originally appeared in Howard Hodgkin (Gagosian Gallery, 2003).

“Homage à Hemingway” (Feuilleton, 2011)


Notes on this edition: Julian Barnes. “Homage à Hemingway.” Feuilleton, no. 2, 2011. ISSN: 2118-6650. ISBN: 9782364680036.

Julian Barnes’s story appears on pp. 36-53. The story was translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin.

Quand tout est déjà arrivé | Levels of Life (Mercure de France/Folio, 2015; French)


Notes on this edition: Quand tout est déjà arrivé | Levels of Life. Paris: Mercure de France/Folio, 2015. Pp. 148 + [12]. 17.8 x 10.8 cm. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 9782070462339. (French).

Folio (n° 5866)

Par la fenêtre | Through the Window (Mercure de France/Folio, 2016; French)


Notes on this edition: Par la fenêtre: dix-huit chroniques (et une nouvelle) | Through the Window. Paris: Mercure de France/Folio, 2016. Pp. 384 + [16]. 17.8 x 10.8 cm. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 9782070468829. (French).

Arthur & George | Uncorrected Proof (Mercure de France, 2007; French)


Notes on this edition: Arthur & George. Paris: Mercure de France, 2007. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. (French).

Uncorrected Proof of the French edition of Julian Barnes’s Arthur & George. From the author’s personal collection.

Metroland (Gallimard/Folio, 1997; French)


Notes on this edition: Metroland. Paris: Gallimard/Folio, 1997. Pp. 299 + [5]. 17.7 x 10.8 cm. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 2070403386. (French).

Folio no. 298.

Outre-Manche | Cross Channel (Le Grand Livre du Mois, 1998; French)


Notes on this edition: Outre-Manche | Cross Channel. Paris: Le Grand Livre du Mois, 1998. Pp. 247 + [9]. 21 x 14.5 cm. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 2702816746. (French).

French Book of the Month Club edition published by Denoël.

Metroland (Denoël, 1995; French)


Notes on this edition: Metroland. Paris: Denoël, 1995. Pp. 264 + [8]. 20.5 x 13.9 cm. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 2207240991. (French).

Par la fenêtre | Through the Window (Mercure de France, 2015; French)


Notes on this edition: Par la fenêtre: dix-huit chroniques (et une nouvelle) | Through the Window. Paris: Mercure de France, 2015. Pp. 315 + [5]. 20.5 x 14 cm. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 9782715234567. (French).

Differs from the English edition by the inclusion of “A Life with Books” (Jonathan Cape, 2012).

Le Fracas du Temps | The Noise of Time (Mercure de France, 2016; French)


Notes on this edition: Le Fracas du Temps | The Noise of Time. Paris: Mercure de France, 2016. Pp. 199 [200] + [8]. 20.5 x 13.9 cm. Translated by Jean-Pierre Aoustin. ISBN: 9782715242609. (French).