Juliette BENZONI
 


CATHERINE
First Edition : 1963 par Editions Trévise
Autres Editions : Collections Toison d'Or, Hachette, Succes du Livre, Ed. JC Lattes
Livre de Poche : 1975, 1978, 1986
Livre de Jeunesse : 1987
POCKET : 2002, 2015
Grand Livre du Mois : 1995
Kindle e-book : 2013

Original Titles

1963 Livre 1 Il Suffit d'un Amour
1964 Livre
2 Il Suffit d'un Amour
1966 Livre 3 Belle Catherine
1967 Livre 4 Catherine des Grand Chemins
1968 Livre 5 Catherine et le temps d'aimer

1973 Livre 6 Piège pour Catherine
1979 Livre 7
La Dame de Montsalvy

English Titles
1964  Book 1 One love is Enough
1965  Book
2 Catherine
1966  Book 3 Belle Catherine
1967  Book 4 Catherine and Arnaud
1968  Book 5 Catherine and a time for love

1974  Book 6 A Snare for Catherine
.......... Book 7 La Dame de Montsalvy - not translated so far !


The very first French book cover in 1963
Art Designer of this cover was JEF DE WULF (1926 - 1996) who created in 25 years more than 500 various covers. One of the companies he worked for was : Editions Trévise, who published the Catherine Series.


The three different faces of Catherine for book 1 Il suffit d'un amour
Notice the difference of the title in 1963 - now it is called :
CATHERINE il suffit d'un amour... Tome 1

Explanation ? No one could foresee the immense success of the books !

 

1963 Stendhal
very first edition

1964 Trévise
hardcover

1968 Trévise
hardcover

     

1978 1-2
hardcover

1980 Toison d'or
hardcover

1993 1-2
hardcover

     

1995 1-7
hardcover

1994 1-2-3
hardcover

1998 1-2-3
hardcover

     

1975 1-6
paperback

1978 1-6
paperback

1986 1-6
paperback

     

 1986
the weekly journal
 Le Livre Magazine,
 printed an
  abridged version of
Catherine,
Il suffit d'un amour 

 

 

1986 1-7
Le Livre Magazine

1986 1-7
Le Livre Magazine

     

1987 1-2
paperback

 

E-Book

     

   

2015 1- 7
paperback

 

 


 

With great pleasure I present you the original French book covers of Catherine il suffit d'un amour. It is fascinating to watch how our beloved heroine changed her look since Juliette Benzoni's International bestseller was first published in 1963.


 

             

 
             

 
             

             

             

             


    
 



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