In Two Volumes.Edinburgh, William Blackwood and Sons, 1883 Stock Code: 128316
NotesFirst edition of Trollope's autobiography, written in the late 1870s but published by his son, after the author's death in 1882.
This copy with W. H. Smith & Son's Subscription Library purple paper label to front pastedowns; and the armorial bookplates of oil and colour merchant Francis Frederick Fox (1833-1915) to front free endpapers.
2 volume, octavo. Original red cloth, titles in gilt to spines and in black to front boards, dark brown coated endpapers.
Etched portrait frontispiece to vol. 1, and 28 pp. of publisher's advertisements at end of vol. 2.
Cocked, spines uniformly sunned, a few small marks, hinges cracked but firm, else internally clean and untoned. A very good set.
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