"In
Algeria
There is a town
Called
Tit."


- J.P. Donleavy from The Ginger Man
Photo courtesy, The J.P. Donleavy Archives
Editions from 1980 - 1989

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Penguin, London, 1980 - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
11th Penguin printing.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Dell, New York, Oct., 1980 - 315 pages - ISBN 04403288
 
6th Dell Laurel printing.

Ginger Man

Wraps | Universitas, München, 1981 -367 pages - ISBN 3404102231
 
German translation.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Penguin, London, 1982 - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
12th Penguin printing.

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The Ginger Man

Wraps | Penguin, London, 1983 - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
13th Penguin printing.

Ginger Man

Wraps | Lübbe, Germany, 1983
 
German translation.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Penguin, London, 19?? - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
14th Penguin printing. No printing date given, but there were 7 printings between 1983 and 1995, so it's logical to assume that a few were during the mid to late '80s.

Homme de gingembre

Wraps | Editions Denoël, Paris, May, 1986 - ISBN 2207280144
 
French translation. Third Denoël edition.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Viking/Penguin, New York 1986 - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
First Viking (an imprint of Penguin) USA printing, very similar to UK printings of the same time period.

The Ginger Man

Cloth | Bitan, Tel Aviv 1987 - 272 pages
 
Hebrew translation.

From the library of J.P. Donleavy. Front and back cover photos by Bill Dunn. Very special thanks to J.P. Donleavy and Bill Dunn for this addition to the Compendium site.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Viking/Penguin, New York 1987 - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
2nd Viking (an imprint of Penguin) USA printing.

De rosse bietser

Wraps | De Bezige Bij, Amsterdam, 1988 - 354 pages - ISBN 023423607
 
Dutch translation. De Bezige Pocket edition. 5th De Bezige Bij edition; 4th paperback printing.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Viking/Penguin, New York 1988 - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
3rd. Viking (an imprint of Penguin) USA printing.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Atlantic Monthly Press (now Grove-Atlantic), New York, July 1988 - 347 pages - ISBN 0871131994
 
First AMP printing.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Penguin, London, 19?? - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
15th Penguin printing. No printing date given, but there were 7 printings between 1983 and 1995, so it's logical to assume that a few were during the mid to late '80s.

Change in cover typography is consistent with late '80s to early '90s Donleavy Penguin printings.

The Ginger Man

Cloth | Random House Value Publishing , New York 1988 - ISBN 0517101084
 
Researching this edition for details.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Viking/Penguin, New York 1989 - 347 pages - ISBN 014002705X
 
4th. Viking (an imprint of Penguin) USA printing.

Ginger Man

Binding? | Gebundene Ausgabe, München 1989 - ISBN 3809022861
 
Scarce German translation.

The Ginger Man

Wraps | Atlantic Monthly Press (now Grove-Atlantic), New York, July 1989? - 347 pages - ISBN 0871131994
 
2nd AMP printing. No printing date given, but as their were 20 AMP printing between 1988 and 2001, is reasonable to assume that there was at least 1 printing per year.

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