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Maigret in Omnibus editions

( "Maigret" is abbreviated to "M" in titles below)


The Penguin paperback "Simenon Omnibus" editions, 1-14.
First published between 1970 and 1979.
The covers show the titles as "Simenon First Omnibus," etc.
Title pages show the titles as "The First Simenon Omnibus," etc.
Each volume contains three titles, one or two Maigrets:

Simenon Omnibus

 #yeartitlesISBNpp
11970
M and the Nahour Case
The Neighbors
Monsieur Monde Vanishes
014-003104-7365
21970
M's Pickpocket
The Patience of M

The Accomplices
014-003185-5382
31971
M Has Doubts
M and the Minister

The Old Man Dies
014-003324-6366
41971
M and the Headless Corpse
The Man with the Little Dog
The Little Saint
014-003337-8430
51972
M's Boyhood Friend
Big Bob
November
014-003432-3400
61972
M and the Wine Merchant
The Prison
The Rich Man
014-003542-7426
71974
M and the Killer
M Takes the Waters

The Confessional
014-003838-8395
81975
M and the Flea
M Hesitates
Teddy Bear
014-003897-3395
91976
M and Monsieur Charles
The Disappearance of Odile
The Cat
014-003980-5380
101976
M and the Madwoman
The Glass Cage
The Man on the Bench in the Barn
014-003668-7412
111977
M and the Millionaires
The Venice Train
The Innocents
014-004248-2382
121977
M and the Gangsters
M and the Dosser

The Magician
014-004431-0410
131978
M and the Man on the Boulevard
M and the Loner

The Others
014-004511-2415
141979
M and the Black Sheep
M and the Spinster

Betty
014-004675-5384


Penguin published a further series (1981-85), only identified by one of the titles, usually (except for M and the Ghost) the first:
1981Maigret's Christmas
(9 short stories,
first published by
Hamish Hamilton, 1976)
0-14-004931-2436
1982M & the Hotel Majestic
Three Beds in Manhattan
M & the Ghost
0-14-004676-3393
1983M in Exile
M & the Toy Village
Four Days in a Lifetime
0-14-005160-0379
1983M at the Crossroads
M Stonewalled
M Mystified
0-14-006652-7318
1983M Meets a Milord
M & the Hundred Gibbets
M & the Enigmatic Lett
0-14-006651-9388
1984M's Pipe
(18 short stories,
first published by
Hamish Hamilton, 1977)
0-14-004930-4330
1985M's Rival
The Night-Club
M in New York
0-14-005468-5382


The Hamish Hamilton (London) hardcover "Maigret Omnibus" series.
#1-6, first published between 1962 and 1975.

Maigret Omnibus

# yearnametitlespp
11962A Maigret Omnibus
(reprinted in US as Five Times Maigret,
Harcourt, Brace & World, 1964)
M and the Reluctant Witnesses
M Goes to School
M Has Scruples
M in Montmartre
M's Mistake
528
 1963A Maigret Omnibus
London, The Companion Book Club
M right and wrong:
    (M in Montmartre & M's Mistake)
M has scruples
M and the reluctant witnesses
M goes to school
525
21964The Second Maigret Omnibus M and the Old Lady
M and the Young Girl
M Takes a Room
M's First Case
M's Little Joke
528
31969Maigret Triumphant:
A Third Maigret Omnibus
M & the Burglar's Wife
M's Revolver
My Friend M
M in Court
M Afraid
508
41972A Maigret QuartetM & the Lazy Burglar
M in Society
M's Failure
M's Special Murder
416
51973Maigret: A Fifth Omnibus Madame M's Friend
M on the Defensive
M Takes the Waters
The Patience of M
411
61975 Maigret Victorious:
A Sixth Omnibus
M's Memoirs
M and the Headless Corpse
M and the Saturday Caller
288


# yearnametitlespp
1 1983
1992
Maigret - omnibus edition
1983 Hamish Hamilton (London)
1992 Book Club Associates, by arrangement
with Hamish Hamilton.
400pp. (ISBN: 0241132274).
The Patience of M
M and the Burglar's Wife
M Goes To School
M and the Mad Woman
M on Home Ground
M Sets A Trap
400


Two Hamish Hamilton (London) Simenon Omnibuses, which don't contain Maigrets:

#yearnametitlespp
11965A Simenon Omnibus Mr. Hire's Engagement
The Little Man from Archangel
In Case of Emergency
Sunday
The Premier
 
21974Simenon: The Second Omnibus Chez Krull
The Heart of a Man
Striptease
The Widower
480


Harcourt, Brace & World (New York):
Simenon: An American Omnibus, 1967 500 pp, no Maigrets:

#yearnametitlespages
11967Simenon: An American OmnibusThe Hitchhiker
Belle
The Watchmaker
The Brothers Rico
500


Thanks to Richard Thomas and Brian Monckton for parts of the above information.

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