Thief of Time

The twenty-sixth novel in the Discworld Series

UK hbk: Doubleday, 3 May 2001 (0-385-60188-3)
Bookproof: c.100 copies delivered in December 2000, with title error on cover – The Thief of Time.
The tubes with 2 x single sided streamers had an ‘ISBN’ 077706 on the tube label

Pbk: Corgi, 1 May 2002 (0-552-14840-7) (advance copy recd. 18 January 2002) Some copies of the ‘first printing’ were printed in Australia.
Antipodean market copies of both hardcover and paperback editions lack a line on the verso of the title page crediting Stephen Briggs with the drawing of the right-facing arrow instructing one to keep left. It was inserted in the printings of both editions intended for the UK market. Don’t ask me why the error occurred in the paperback… can’t explain it.
Black/gold B-format: Corgi 2008 (978-0-552-15426-0)

B-format, with modified Kirby design, Corgi, 10 October 2013 (978-0-552-16764-2)

Bookclub: BCA, 16,000 copies, September 2001

Large print hbk: Charnwood [Thorpe/Ulverscroft], 550 copies on 1 December 2002 (0-7089-9403-2)

USA hbk: HarperCollins, jacket design Chip Kidd, 1 May 2001 (0-06-019956-3)
Proof: January 2001
Pbk: Harper, 1 May 2002 (0-06-103132-1)

Premium pbk: Harper, 29 July 2014 (978-0-06-230739-2)

Bookclub: S F Book Club, 2001

Bulgarian: Крадец на врее, trs. Vladimir Zarkov, Vuzev/Arhont-V, 2003 (954-422-077-1)

Czech: Zloděj času, trs. Jan Kantörek, Talpress, 10,000 copies in 5/02 (80-7197-216-9)

Dutch: De Dief van Tijd, trs. Venugopalan Ittekot, Uitgeverij M/De Boekerij, 04/03 (90-225-3497-9)
Pbk: Mynx, 07/09 (978-90-8968-116-4)

Estonian: Ajavaras, trs. Allan Eichenbaum, jacket illus. Hillar Mets, Varrak, September 2007 (978-9985-3-1472-2)

Finnish: Aikavaras, trs. Mika Kivimäki, Karisto, April 2010 (978-951-23-5228-9)

French: Procrastination, trs. Patrick Couton, L’Atalante, September 2005 (2-84172-313-5)
Pbk with Marc Simonetti cover: Pocket, November 2010 (978-2-266-20349-4)

German: Der Zeitdieb, trs. Andreas Brandhorst, Manhattan, August 2002 (3-442-54528-5)

Hungarian: Idötolvaj, trs. Veronika Farkas, Delta Vision, 10 December 2012 (978-915-5161-84-1) [not yet seen]

Polish: odziej Czasu, trs. Piotr W. Cholewa, Prószyński i S-ka, 2008 (978-83-7469-576-3)

Russian: Eksmo

Serbian: Kradljivac vremena, trs. ??, Laguna, 18 October 2013 (978-86-521-1357-6) [not yet seen]

Spanish: Ladrón del tiempo, trs. Javier Calvo, Plaza y Janes, July 2009 (978-84-01-33726-0)
Pbk: Debols!llo, January 2011 (978-84-9908-703-0)

Welsh: Lleidr Amser, trs. Dyfrug Parri, Riley Publications, 2 May 2002 (1-904-35700-8)

Background illustration © and by courtesy of Marc Simonetti