YOU CAN’T GO HOME AGAIN

You Can’t Go Home Again. New York, London: Harper & Brothers, [1940]. Verso of titlepage ‘9-0. First Edition. H-P’. Dark blue cloth stamped in red and gold. Dustjacket. Inscribed on front free ‘For Alexander Wainwright with best wishes. Edward C. Aswell. Jan. 8, 1946’. Johnston A8.1.a [First edition, first printing].

Garden City, New York: The Sun Dial Press, 1942. Verso of titlepage ‘1942. The Sun Dial Press’ and ‘CL’. Gray cloth stamped in dark red. Dustjacket. Johnston A8.1.i [First edition, later printing].

London, Toronto: William Heinemann Ltd., 1946. Verso of titlepage ‘First published 1946’. Proof copy. Wrappers. Does not contain chapters 45 – 48 (publication copy does). Not in Johnston.

London, Toronto: Heinemann, [1947]. Verso of titlepage ‘First published 1947’. Black cloth stamped in green and gold. Dustjacket. Johnston A8.2.a [First English edition, first printing].

New York: Harper & Brothers, [1950]. Verso of titlepage ‘A-Z’. Series: Harper’s Modern Classics. Red cloth stamped in green and gold. Dustjacket. Includes an introduction by Edward C. Aswell. Johnston A8.1.m [First edition, later printing].

New York: Harper & Brothers, [195-]. Verso of titlepage ‘B-E’. Series: Harper’s Modern Classics. Red cloth stamped in green and gold. Includes an introduction by Edward C. Aswell. Inscribed on front free endpaper ‘For Louis Vaigo[?]. In memory of Thomas Wolfe, my brother – who loved your country too. Best wishes, Mabel Wolfe Wheaton’. Cf. Johnston A8.1.m [First edition, later printing].

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1957?]. Series: Universal Library, number UL-16. Wrappers. Johnston A8.1.q [First edition, later printing].

New York: Grosset & Dunlap, [1959?]. Light blue cloth stamped in darker blue. Dustjacket. Johnston A8.1.q [First edition, later printing].

New York: Dell, [1960]. Verso of titlepage ‘First Dell printing – November, 1960’. Series: The Laurel Thomas Wolfe, number LY104. Wrappers. Includes an introduction by Richard Chase. Johnston A8.3a [Later edition, 1960].

New York: The New American Library, [1966]. Verso of titlepage ‘First Printing, November, 1966’. Series: Signet Books, Q3025. Wrappers. Cf. Johnston A8.4.a [Later edition, Signet #Q3029].

London: Heinemann, 1968. Verso of titlepage ‘First published 1947. This edition 1968’. Front of dustjacket ‘Re-issue of His Famous Novel’. Black cloth with goldstamped spine. Dustjacket. Johnston A8.2.b [First English edition, later printing].

Harmondsworth: Penguin Books, 1970. Verso of titlepage ‘Published in Penguin Books 1970’. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Wrappers. Johnston A8.5.a [Later edition, 1970].

New York, Evanston, San Francisco, London: Harper & Row, [1974]. Verso of titlepage ‘First Perennial Library edition published 1973’ and ‘2-74’. Series: Perennial Library, number P314. Wrappers. Johnston A8.4.b-f [Later edition, 1973].

New York, Hagerstown, San Francisco, London: Harper & Row, [1979]. Verso of titlepage ‘First Perennial Library edition published 1973’ and ‘79 80 … 2 1’. Series: Perennial Library, number P478. Wrappers. Front cover ‘Now a CBS television movie starring Lee Grant and Chris Sarandon’. Johnston A8.4.b-f [Later edition, 1979].

New York, Evanston, London: Harper & Row, [197-]. Verso of titlepage ‘K-P’. Back cover ‘This is the Harper Crest Library Binding’. Printed cloth. Library markings. Not in Johnston.

[Harmondsworth]: Penguin Books, 1984. Verso of titlepage ‘Published in Penguin Books 1979. Reprinted 1984’. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Wrappers. Johnston A8.5.b [Later edition. 1984].

New York: Harper & Row, 1989. Verso of titlepage ‘First Perennial Library edition published 1973. Reissued 1989’ and ‘89 … OMP … 1’. Series: Perennial Library, number P986. Wrappers. Cf. Johnston A8.4.b-f [Later edition, latest printing 1979].

New York: Harper & Row, 1990. Verso of titlepage ‘First Perennial Library edition published 1973. Reissued 1989’ and ’90 … OMP … 2’. Series: Perennial Library, P986. Wrappers. Cf. Johnston A8.4.b-f [Later edition, latest printing 1979].

New York: HarperCollins, 1992. Verso of titlepage ‘First Perennial Library edition published 1973. Reissued 1989. Reprinted in HarperPerennial in 1992’ and ‘92 … GL … 6’. Wrappers.

Norwalk, Connecticut: The Easton Press, 1992. Collector’s edition. Blue leather, goldstamped.

Foreign Editions

Es führt kein Weg zurück. Bern: Alfred Scherz Verlag, 1942. Verso of titlepage ‘Erste Auflage’. Brown cloth, goldstamped. Dustjacket. Translated by Ernst Reinhard. Johnson A106 [German edition]. Two copies, one without dustjacket.

Hamburg: Rowohlt Verlag, 1950. Verso of titlepage ‘1. – 8. Tausend im Oktober 1950’. Gray cloth stamped in darker gray and dark red. Dustjacket. Translated by Susanne [sic] Rademacher. Johnson A107 [German edition].

Halle: Mitteldeutscher Verlag, 1955. Black cloth, goldstamped. Dustjacket. No translator named. Johnson A108 [German edition].

Nie Ma Powrotu. Warsaw: Czytelnik, 1959. Gray cloth stamped in black and orange. Translated by Maria Skibniewska. Johnson A112 [Polish edition].

Nanji Futatahi Kokyo Ni Kaerezu. Tokyo: Kochi Suppan-Sha, 1960. Series: Collection of Contemporary American Literature, number 20. Green paper boards, goldstamped. Slipcase. Translated by Yukio Suzuki. Includes afterword. Johnson A114 [Japanese edition].

Non Puoi Tornare a Casa. [Milan or Verona]: Arnoldo Mondadori Editore, 1962. Verso of titlepage ‘1 Edizione Agosto 1962’. Series: Medusa, number 470. Green cloth, goldstamped. Dustjacket. Two volumes. Translated by Ettore Capriolo. Johnson A111 [Italian edition]. Two copies, one with verification of inspection laid in.

Es führt kein Weg zurück. Berlin: Verlag Volk und Welt, 1963. Verso of titlepage ‘1. Auflage’. Light purple cloth stamped in black, red and gold. Dustjacket. Translated by Susanna Rademacher. Includes an afterword by Joachim Krehayn. Johnson A110 [German edition]. Two copies.

[Hamburg]: Rowohlt, 1968. Verso of titlepage ‘1. – 25. Tausend der Neuausgabe September 1968’. Series: Die Bücher der Neunzehn, number 165. Orange cloth with spine stamped in black and red. Dustjacket with page strap. Translated by Susanna Rademacher. Not in Johnson.

L’Ange Banni. Lausanne: L’Age d’Homme, 1985. Verso of titlepage ‘Copyright © 1985 pour la traduction française’. Colophon ‘Achevé d’imprimer le 15 mars 1985’. Series: Bibliotèque L’Age d’Homme, Série anglo-américaine. Wrappers. Translated by Michel Bandry.

Es führt kein Weg zurück. [Reinbek bei Hamburg]: Rowohlt, 1988. Verso of titlepage ‘16. – 18. Tausend Dezember 1988’. Series: Rororo, number 4753. Wrappers. Translated by Susanna Rademacher. Not in Johnson.

[Reinbek bei Hamburg]: Rowohlt, 1995. Verso of titlepage ‘19. – 27. Tausend April 1995’. Series: Rororo, number 13595. Wrappers. Translated by Susanna Rademacher. Not in Johnson.