A History of the World in 10½ Chapters (Vintage, 2016)


Notes on this edition: A History of the World in 10½ Chapters. London: Vintage, 2016. Pp. 309. 18 cm. ISBN: 9781784871376. £5.99

This edition features a special cover designed as part of a “Vintage Classics” series of publications issued by the publisher. Cover art for other titles in the series are printed to the inside front cover (as shown). The book is formatted in a smaller size than typical Vintage publications.

Page numbering stops at p. 309, but a series of blank pages at the end of this edition places the total pages at [326].

The Noise of Time | Waterstones Exclusive Edition (Vintage, 2017)


Notes on this edition: The Noise of Time. London: Vintage, 2017. Pp. 183. 20 cm. ISBN: 9781784703325.

Waterstones issued an exclusive paperback edition of Julian Barnes’s The Noise of Time. The book is identical to the standard Vintage paperback edition, except the cover of the Waterstones edition has French flaps with promotional blurbs printed to the flaps, as shown. Both editions share the same ISBN.

The Noise of Time (Vintage, 2017)


Notes on this edition: The Noise of Time. London: Vintage, 2017. Pp. 183. 20 cm. ISBN: 9781784703325

The first paperback edition issued by Vintage in the United Kingdom. Paper covers with promotional blurbs printed on the inside covers. Precedes the Waterstones exclusive edition, which is identical (size, ISBN, title page, copyright page, etc.), except that the cover of the Waterstones edition has French flaps.

Pulse (Vintage International, 2012)


Notes on this edition: Pulse: Stories. New York: Vintage International, 2012. Pp. 227. 21 cm. ISBN: 9780307742407

First American edition with “First Vintage International Edition, Feburary 2012” printed to the copyright page. Paper covers with book design by Michael Appuhn.