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2010 57th Edition 2011

Edition

57

Publication Date

September 2010

Cover

Red/Yellow background

Price New £20.00
ISBN 1-904994-57-1

Pages

287

Chapters

11 ("Space", "Earth", "Living Planet", "Human Beings", "Super Stunts", "Human Endeavours", "Human Society", "Animal Magic", "Popular Culture", "Engineering and Technology" and "Sports")

Dimensions 12x9 inches (305x228 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer Printer Industria Gráfica, Barcelona, Spain
Notes:
  1. This edition is dedicated to Michael Jackson (1958-2009) & He Pingping (1988-2010).

  2. Editor-in-Chief (Craig Glenday).

  3. Chapters revised and renamed again.

  4. "Stop Press" section has sixteen new or updated records.

 

2011 58th Edition 2012

 

Edition

58

Publication Date

September 15th 2011

Cover

Silver

Price New £20.00
ISBN 1-904994-68-7

Pages

287

Chapters

11 ("Universe", "Planet Earth", "Variety of Life", "Time Tales", "Human Body", "Skills and Talents", "Spirit of Adventure", "Society", "Sci-Tech and Engineering", "Popular Culture" and "Sports")

Dimensions 12x9 inches (303x228 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer MOHN Media Mohndruck GmbH, Gütersloh, Germany.
Notes:
  1. Editor-in-Chief (Craig Glenday).

  2. Chapters revised and renamed again!

  3. "Stop Press" section has twenty-six new or updated records.

 

2012 59th Edition 2013

 

Edition

59

Publication Date

September 13th 2012

Price New £20.00
ISBN 1-904994-86-5

Chapters

12 ("Space", "Green Earth", "Animals", "Humans", "Human Achievement", "Adventure", "World Tour", "Society", "Engineering", "Science", "Entertainment" and "Sports")

Dimensions 12x9 inches (303x228 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer MOHN Media Mohndruck GmbH, Gütersloh, Germany.
Notes:
  1. Editor-in-Chief: Craig Glenday.

  2. Chapters revised and renamed.

  3. "Stop Press" section has thirty-one new or updated records.

  4. A bonus chapter was also available as an e-book via: http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/gwr-2013/bonus-chapter-links/ (some versions are no longer available).

 

2013 60th Edition 2014

Edition

60

Publication Date

September 12th 2013

Price New £20.00
ISBN 978-1-908843-15-9

Chapters

12 ("Dynamic Earth", "Animal Extremes", "Human Body", "Pioneers", "Circus", "Extraordinary Exploits", "Society", "Urban Life", "Engineering", "Science & Technology", "At Your Leisure" and "Sports")

Dimensions 12x9 inches (303x228 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer MOHN Media Mohndruck GmbH, Gütersloh, Germany.

Notes:

  1. Editor-in-Chief: Craig Glenday.

  2. Chapters revised and renamed.

  3. "Stop Press" section has twenty new or updated records.

  4. A series of companion ebooks  [Awesome Animals (free), Incredible People and Colossal Constructions] is also available.

 

2014 61st Edition 2015

Edition

61

Publication Date

September 9th 2014

Price New £20.00
ISBN 978-1-908843-62-3

Chapters

11 ("Diamonds", "Space", "Earth", "Living Planet", "Humans", "Recordmania", "Modern World", "Great Journeys", "Arts & Media", "Technology & engineering" and "Sports")

Dimensions 12x9 inches (303x228 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer MOHN Media Mohndruck GmbH, Gütersloh, Germany.

Notes:

  1. Editor-in-Chief: Craig Glenday.

  2. Chapters revised and renamed again.

  3. "Stop Press" section has twenty three new or updated records.

  4. A bonus chapter was also available as an e-book via: http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/2015/WhereToBuy/BuyEBook.

 

2015 62nd Edition 2016

Edition

62

Publication Date

September 10th 2015

Price New £20.00
ISBN 978-1-910561-01-0

Chapters

11 ("Earth", "Animals", "Humans", "Humans in Action", "Extreme Exploits", "Modern World", "Construction", "Science & engineering", "Media & Leisure", "Adventurers" and "Sports")

Dimensions 12x9 inches (303x228 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer MOHN Media Mohndruck GmbH, Gütersloh, Germany.

Notes:

  1. Editor-in-Chief: Craig Glenday.

  2. Chapters revised and renamed again.

  3. Bonus content is also available via: bonus.guinnessworldrecords.com.

  4. We also have a paperback edition (ISBN: 978-1-910561-15-7, right) which does not appear to have reached full publication status.

Other Printings:

 

Country/Region

Publisher

ISBN

Brazil

Ediouro

978-8-522031-81-8

Canada

Guinness World Records

978-1-897553-44-2

China FLTRP 978-7-513575-45-4

Czech Republic

Slovart

978-8-075290-29-8

Denmark

Carlsen

978-8-711448-71-7

Finland

Sanoma Magazines

978-9-513241-50-6

France

Hachette Pratique

978-2-013236-63-8

Germany

Hoffmann und Campe

978-3-455503-85-2

Greece

Golden Pen

977-2-408066-00-1

Holland

Uitgeverij De Fontein

978-9-026138-26-3

Hungary

Gabo

978-9-634060-91-8

Israel

Carta

978-9-652208-65-1

Italy

Mondadori

978-8-804657-37-8

Japan

Kadokawa

978-4-048996-03-7

Middle East

Guinness World Records

978-1-910561-19-5

Mongolia

Nomiin Khishig

978-9-996292-79-8

Norway

Schibsted Forlag

978-8-251685-60-3

Portugal

Planeta Manuscrito

978-9-896576-67-7

Russia

AST

978-5-170914-71-5

Slovenia

Učila

978-9-610026-09-9

Spain

Editorial Planeta

978-8-408144-92-2

Sweden

Bonnier Fakta

978-9-174244-34-2

Turkey

Beta Yayincilik

978-6-053333-54-8

USA

Guinness World Records

978-1-910561-02-7

  1. The country/region editions have slightly different content to the standard UK edition. Some have country-specific record sections, some have a Stop Press section, and others have different introductory sections replacing the standard Editor's Letter and Be A Record-Breaker sections.

 

2016 Blockbusters! 2016

Edition

1

Publication Date

March 10th 2016

Price New £9.99
ISBN 978-1-910561-46-1

Sections

7 ("Movies", "Comics & Books", "Tech", "Music", "TV", "Apps & Online" and "Toys")

Dimensions 107/16 x 77/16 inches (265x189 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer MOHN Media Mohndruck GmbH, Gütersloh, Germany.

Notes:

  1. Project Editor: Adam Millward.

  2. Editor-in-Chief: Craig Glenday.

 

2016 63rd Edition 2017

Edition

63

Publication Date

September 8th 2016

Price New £20.00
ISBN 978-1-910561-32-4

Chapters

13 ("Space", "Earth", "Animals", "Humans", "Recordology", "Journeys", "Do Try This At Home", "Don't Try This At Home", "Toys & Games", "Engineering & Architecture", "Arts & Media", "Science & Technology" and "Sports")

Dimensions 12x9 inches (303x228 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer MOHN Media Mohndruck GmbH, Gütersloh, Germany.

Notes:

  1. Editor-in-Chief: Craig Glenday.

  2. Foreword: Dr. Buzz Aldrin.

  3. Chapters revised and renamed again.

  4. A teacher's guide for this edition was produced: http://www.guinnessworldrecords.com/campaigns/us/teachers-guide

 

2017 Blockbusters! 2017

 

Edition

2

Publication Date

January 10th 2017 (USA/Canada)

March 23rd 2017 (UK)

Price New $14.99/CDN$18.99/£9.99
ISBN

978-1-910561-50-8 (USA)

978-1-897553-52-7 (Canada)

978-1-910561-49-2 (UK)

Sections

6 ("Watch", "Browse", "Read", "Play", "Go" and "Consume")

Dimensions 107/16 x 77/16 inches (265x189 mm)
Copyright Guinness World Records Limited
Printer MOHN Media Mohndruck GmbH, Gütersloh, Germany.

Notes:

  1. Project Editor: Adam Millward.

  2. Editor-in-Chief: Craig Glenday.

  3. A teacher's guide for this edition was produced: http://kids.guinnessworldrecords.com/teachers/blockbusters-math-activity