First Edition Points and Criteria for Children of Men

Year Published: 1992
Author Last Name: James
Author First Name: P.D.
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Original Price: £14.99
Pages: 239

The first edition was published in the UK. Copyright pages states "First published in 1992" on the top, with full number line "2 4 6 8 10 9 7 5 3 1" on the bottom. Boards are black cloth with white lettering. Dust jacket has three reviews on the back.

The first U.S. edition was published by Knopf in 1993, and states FIRST AMERICAN PRINTING on the copyright page. The American boards are black paper boards with gold lettering on turquoise cloth boards. Note that the book club edition also states FIRST AMERICAN EDITION on the copyright page, but the boards are paper and does not have a cloth spine.

Picture of the 1992 first edition dust jacket for Children of Men.
Picture of the 1992 first edition dust jacket for Children of Men.

Picture of the first edition copyright page for Children of Men.
Picture of the first edition copyright page for Children of Men.

Picture of dust jacket where original £14.99 price is found for Children of Men.
Picture of dust jacket where original £14.99 price is found for Children of Men.

Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Children of Men.
Picture of the back dust jacket for the first edition of Children of Men.

Picture of the first edition Faber and Faber boards for Children of Men.
Picture of the first edition Faber and Faber boards for Children of Men.

Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of Children of Men.
Picture of the back dust jacket flap for the first edition of Children of Men.

Picture of the first edition title page for Children of Men.
Picture of the first edition title page for Children of Men.

This is the dust jacket front of the first American edition of The Children of Men.  It
This is the dust jacket front of the first American edition of The Children of Men. It was published in 1993.

This is the copyright page from the first American edition of The Children of Men.
This is the copyright page from the first American edition of The Children of Men.

This is the front dust jacket flap from the first American edition of The Children of
This is the front dust jacket flap from the first American edition of The Children of Men.

This is the back of the dust jacket of the first American edition of The Children of M
This is the back of the dust jacket of the first American edition of The Children of Men.

This is the first American edition boards of The Children of Men.
This is the first American edition boards of The Children of Men.

This is the back dust jacket flap from the first American edition of The Children of M
This is the back dust jacket flap from the first American edition of The Children of Men.

This is the title page of the first American edition of The Children of Men.
This is the title page of the first American edition of The Children of Men.

Quick Search:

Search for other books in the FedPo database:

Book:



Market Value:

Use the pre-filled links below to find the market value of Children of Men. Remember that the dust jacket is an important part of any book, and so books without their original dust jackets typically have less value.

Book:


Abe Books, Passion for Books
Author:

Title:

Keywords:







Find Books, Save Up To 90% Alibris



Search by author:

by Title:

by Keyword or ISBN:









Popular on FEdPo:


The Catcher in the Rye  Gone with the Wind  In Cold Blood  To Kill a Mockingbird  Stuart Little  A Brief History of Time  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (U.S.)  The Old Man and the Sea  Out of Africa  Catch-22  Lolita  Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil  Invisible Man  Slaughterhouse-Five  The Thorn Birds  The Grapes of Wrath  The Pearl  The Color Purple  One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest  The Manchurian Candidate  Rabbit at Rest  The Caine Mutiny  The Hunt for Red October  A Confederacy of Dunces  East of Eden  The Yearling  Atonement  Of Mice And Men  All the Pretty Horses  Rabbit is Rich  The Good Earth  The Bridge of San Luis Rey  The Stories of John Cheever  Rosemary's Baby  Outlander  The World According to Garp  From Here to Eternity  Sophie's Choice  Profiles In Courage  A Fable  So Big  Years of Grace  For Whom the Bell Tolls  J R  The Sun Also Rises  Victory Over Japan  The Collected Stories of Katherine Anne Porter (U.S.)  The Da Vinci Code  The Fixer  Beloved  His Family  The Road  The Underground Railroad  Less  Dog Soldiers  Cold Mountain  The Stone Diaries  Roots  The Centaur  The Complete Stories  Early Autumn  Scarlet Sister Mary  Dragon's Teeth  Lonesome Dove  Alice Adams  Jaws  Collected Stories of William Faulkner  Gilead  The Shipping News  Foreign Affairs  The Store  One of Ours  The Killer Angels  The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay  Middlesex  The Moviegoer  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (U.S.)  Herzog  

Disclaimer: This website is intended to help guide you and give you insight into what to look for when identifying first editions. The information is compiled from the experience of reputable collectors and dealers in the industry. Gathering and updating information about these books is more an art than a science, and new identication criteria and points of issue are sometimes discovered that may contradict currently accepted identification points. This means that the information presented here may not always be 100% accurate.