The Damnation Game

UK and US Bibliography

Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, London UK, 1985.  Paperback proof Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, London UK, 1985.  Hardback, UK first edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Weidenfeld and Nicholson, London UK, 1985.  Hardback, UK limited edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Weidenfeld and Nicholson/The Leisure Circle, London UK 1985.  Hardback edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Sphere Books, London UK 1986. Paperback edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Ace/Putnam, New York USA, 1987.  Paperback proof

UK Proof

Weidenfeld and Nicholson, London UK, 1985. Paperback proof.

UK First Edition

Weidenfeld and Nicholson, London UK, 1985. Hardback, UK first edition [3,000 copies] @ £8.95.

UK Limited Edition

Weidenfeld and Nicholson, London UK, 1985. Hardback, UK limited edition. 250 signed, numbered and boxed copies @ £25.00.

UK Hardback Book Club Edition

Weidenfeld and Nicholson/The Leisure Circle, London UK 1985. Hardback edition @ £[ ].

UK Paperback Edition

Sphere Books, London UK 1986. Paperback edition @ £3.50.

US Proof

Ace/Putnam, New York USA, 1987. Paperback proof.


Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Ace/Putnam, New York USA, 1987.  Paperback advance reading copy Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Ace/Putnam, New York USA, 1987.  Hardback US first edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Doubleday Book Clubs, New York USA, 1987.  Hardback edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Charter Books, New York USA, 1988.  Paperback edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: London UK, 1988.  Paperback Berkley Publishing, USA, 1990.  Paperback edition

US ARC

Ace/Putnam, New York USA, 1987. Paperback advance reading copy.

US First Edition

Ace/Putnam, New York USA, 1987. Hardback US first edition @ $18.95.

US Hardback Book Club Editions

Doubleday Book Clubs, New York USA, 1987. Hardback editions for (a) The Literary Guild, (b) The Science Fiction And Fantasy Club, (c) The Mystery Book Club.

US Paperback Edition

Charter Books, New York USA, 1988. Paperback edition @ $4.95.

UK Paperback Edition

[ ], London UK, 1988. Paperback.

US Paperback Edition

Berkley Publishing, USA, 1990. Paperback edition @ $7.99.


Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Berkley Publishing, USA, [date].  Paperback edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Warner Books, UK, 2002.  Paperback edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Berkley Publishing, USA, 2002.  Paperback edition Clive Barker - The Damnation Game: Cemetery Dance, USA, 2014.  Hardback edition, US limited edition

US Paperback Edition

Berkley Publishing, USA, 1996. Paperback edition @ $6.99.

UK Paperback Edition

Warner Books, UK, 2002. Paperback edition @ £7.99.

US Paperback Edition

Berkley Publishing, USA, 2002. Paperback edition @ $7.99.

US Limited Edition

Cemetery Dance, US, 2014. Hardback, US limited edition. 598 signed and slipcased copies @ $100 (note - not yet published).
Cemetery Dance, US, 2014. Hardback, US limited edition. 52 signed and traycased copies @ $500 (note - not yet published).

Unused Damnation Game cover

Unused cover artwork for the UK first paperback edition.


Note: A short excerpt from The Damnation Game was published in a promotional brochure by Sphere.

Clive on The Damnation Game...

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