TROLLOPE, Anthony.

Rare books by Anthony Trollope, including first editions, copies in fine bindings, and handsome sets of his collected works. Regularly stocked editions of the works of Trollope include the Prominent Novels and Short Stories, The Works, The Writings and the Manuscript Edition of The Barsetshire Novels.

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  1. Barchester Towers.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Barchester Towers.

    London : 1857

    First edition, a very nice copy in the publisher's cloth, of a novel often found rebound or heavily restored.

    Sadleir comments on the novel's rarity in cloth: "Barchester Towers had the same printing number and publisher as The Warden. But it was a three-volume books, sold at 31. 6d., and reached a public larger than that of the coteries. In... Learn More
    £6,500.00

    Stock Code: 146135

  2. Doctor Thorne.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Doctor Thorne.

    London : 1858

    First edition, one of only 750 copies printed, of the third Barsetshire novel.

    The rights for this book were first offered to Bentley, who, "having hesitated, lost his chance of securing the novel which was sold to Chapman & Hall by the author himself... Chapman & Hall were rising publishers with an ambitious fiction list" (Sadleir), but their... Learn More
    £3,850.00

    Stock Code: 128264

  3. Doctor Thorne.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Doctor Thorne.

    London : 1858

    Second edition, one of 250 copies only. This second edition, published within three weeks of the first and put in the same binding, is more akin to a second impression. The rights for this book were first offered to Bentley, who, "having hesitated, lost his chance of securing the novel which was sold to Chapman & Hall by the author himself... Chapman... Learn More
    £3,850.00

    Stock Code: 128265

  4. 144410
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Kellys and the O'Kellys.

    London : 1859

    Second edition of Trollope's second novel, in practice the earliest obtainable as the first edition, published in three volumes in 1848, is a great rarity (last listed at auction in 1979). Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 144410

  5. The Bertrams.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Bertrams.

    London : 1859

    First edition, an attractive set of Trollope's "curiously uncommon book" (Sadleir), much of the action of which takes place in Jerusalem and the Holy Land, "the most extended use of his travel experience in a major novel" ( p. 169).

    "Toward the beginning and end of this work, the hero, George Betram, travels in Palestine and Egypt, occasionally... Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 128270

  6. The Kellys and the O'Kellys.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Kellys and the O'Kellys.

    London : 1859

    Second edition of Trollope's second novel, in practice the earliest obtainable as the first edition, published in three volumes in 1848, is a great rarity (last listed at auction in 1979).

    With the Ingram family armorial bookplate which is likely to denote the ownership of John Henry Ingram (1842-1916), a literary critic, and the biographer and... Learn More
    £550.00

    Stock Code: 79601

  7. [Prominent novels and short stories.]
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. [Prominent novels and short stories.]

    London, Berlin, Leipzig : [c.1860-1920.]

    A collection of early editions of Trollope's most prominent fictional works including the Barsetshire novels, the parliamentary novels and the dramatic novels. Also included are the "overseas novels" (with the exception of Nina Balatka), the majority of the "comic novels" and four volumes of short stories. Given how prolific a writer Trollope was (he... Learn More
    £4,750.00

    Stock Code: 150026

  8. Castle Richmond.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Castle Richmond.

    London : 1860

    First edition, second issue, with the numerous misprints noted by Sadleir, the May publisher's catalogue, and the binding variant.

    This set bears the bookplates of "Mudie's Library" on pink paper to each front board, that of the "Marsden Mechanics' Institution" on blue paper to each front pastedown; the latter partially covered with Walpole's... Learn More
    £1,550.00

    Stock Code: 128272

  9. Framley Parsonage.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Framley Parsonage.

    London : 1861

    First edition in book form of the fourth "Barsetshire" novel. The novel first ran serially in the newly created Cornhill Magazine from January 1860 to April 1861, edited by Trollope's friend Thackeray. It was the first of Trollope's works to be illustrated by another friend, the pre-Raphaelite John Everett Millais. Uncommon in cloth, ranking 11th in... Learn More
    £1,925.00

    Stock Code: 128274

  10. The MacDermots of Ballycloran.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The MacDermots of Ballycloran.

    London : 1861

    The second edition of Trollope's first novel, which in its 1847 first edition is one of the great rarities of Victorian fiction. Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 128276

  11. North America.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. North America.

    London : 1862

    First edition of Trollope's account of his travels in North America just before the American Civil War. This edition was published in May 1862, the American edition was published the following month. Trollope produced a sensitive and nuanced portrait of the American North (he did not visit the South), in contrast to his mother's much vilified Domestic... Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 128279

  12. Orley Farm.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Orley Farm.

    London : 1862

    First edition in book form, Sadleir's fourth issue, of the book that Trollope himself described as his best plotted, and his personal favourite. "Millais was a 'sixties'-style illustrator, representational and realistic, a style which accorded nicely with that of Trollope, whose writing was often characterized as 'photographic', 'uncompromisingly realistic',... Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 128273

  13. Orley Farm.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Orley Farm.

    London : 1862

    First edition, first issue, an exceptionally good copy. Unusually, the two volumes were published nearly ten months apart, and subsequent re-issues of each volume did not proceed in step, with the result is that sets often have the two volumes in mismatched issues. Sadleir claims priority for copies with the grain of the cloth perpendicular for vol.... Learn More
    £4,500.00

    Stock Code: 32310

  14. Works.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Works.

    London : 1864-83

    First editions, from the library of Richard Adams, author of Watership Down, with his bookplate to vol. 1 of Can You Forgive Her?. Learn More
    £3,500.00

    Stock Code: 125520

  15. Miss Mackenzie.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Miss Mackenzie.

    London : 1865

    First edition, in Sadleir's second (regular) issue binding. The US edition was published the same year, albeit four months later.

    This set has an interesting string of owners: the ink ownership is that of Lady Isabella Frances St. John (17921875), who wrote two collections of tales: Mrs. Cleveland, and the St. Clairs (1836) and Augustus Courtenay,... Learn More
    £1,925.00

    Stock Code: 128294

  16. 144376
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Clergymen of the Church of England.

    London : 1866

    First and only edition, collecting Trollope's articles on the clergy of the Church of England, originally published in the Pall Mall Gazette in 1865 and 1866. Learn More
    £300.00

    Stock Code: 144376

  17. Travelling Sketches.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Travelling Sketches.

    London : 1866

    First edition in book form. Remarkably well-preserved copy of a book almost always found in tatty condition with the delicate cloth faded to brown. Uniform in format with Hunting Sketches (1865) and Clergymen of the Church of England (1866), which was initially titled "Clerical Sketches". All three works collect articles first published in the Pall... Learn More
    £650.00

    Stock Code: 128287

  18. The Belton Estate.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Belton Estate.

    London : 1866

    Stated "third edition" (i.e. first edition, third printing). The Belton Estate was first published serialized in the Fortnightly Review from May 1865 to January 1866. The first book-form edition was published in December 1865, quickly followed by two US editions in January 1866, Lippincott's being the authorized edition, and Harper's being the pirated... Learn More
    £1,925.00

    Stock Code: 128281

  19. 144377
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Lotta Schmidt and Other Stories.

    London : 1867

    First edition, collecting stories by Trollope originally published in various periodicals from 1861 to 1871. Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 144377

  20. The Last Chronicle of Barset.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Last Chronicle of Barset.

    London : 1867

    First edition, bound from the original parts; with the following issue points: publisher's rights printed on the verso of both title pages (omitted from verso of title page in vol. 2 for the book form edition), and all plates captions in the first state: no variants in vol. 1, as here; vol. 2 with the plate facing p. 120 captioned "Because of Papa's... Learn More
    £1,000.00

    Stock Code: 128402

  21. The Last Chronicle of Barset.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Last Chronicle of Barset.

    London : 1867

    First edition in book form of the final "Barsetshire" novel, following the 32 sixpenny parts, published weekly from December 1866 to July 1867. Harper's US edition was, as often, published the same year, but in a single-volume format. Learn More
    £1,150.00

    Stock Code: 128296

  22. The Claverings.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Claverings.

    London : 1867

    First edition in book form. The Claverings was originally published serially in 16 instalments from February 1866 to May 1867 in the Cornhill Magazine, each accompanied by an illustration. The title page of the US edition is predated to 1866 however was also published in 1867 although the exact date it uncertain; it is therefore unclear whether the... Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 128266

  23. British Sports and Pastimes.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. British Sports and Pastimes.

    London : 1868

    First edition, collecting Trollope's writings on sports, all originally published in St. Paul's Magazine from December 1867 to August 1868, here presented with a preface by Trollope specially written for this edition.

    This copy is in the usual green cloth binding; Sadleir notes a rare violet-blue binding variant, possibly a freak, although as... Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 144392

  24. British Sports and Pastimes.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. British Sports and Pastimes.

    London : 1868

    First edition, collecting Trollope's writings on sports, all originally published in St Paul's Magazine from December 1867 to August 1868, here presented with a preface by Trollope specially written for this edition.

    This copy is in the usual green cloth binding; Sadleir notes a rare violet-blue binding variant, possibly a freak, although as... Learn More
    £275.00

    Stock Code: 144391

  25. The Vicar of Bullhampton.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Vicar of Bullhampton.

    London : 1870

    First edition in book form of this novel about a fallen woman, her wrongly accused son, and a crime-solving vicar. As pointed out by Sadleir, there are actually 35 illustrations rather than the 30 stated. It was first published in 11 monthly parts from July 1869 to May 1870; the first edition in book form was published in April 1870, followed by Harper's... Learn More
    £400.00

    Stock Code: 128299

  26. The Vicar of Bullhampton.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Vicar of Bullhampton.

    London : 1870

    First edition in book form of this novel about a fallen woman, her wrongly accused son, and a crime-solving vicar. As pointed out by Sadleir, there are actually 35 illustrations rather than the 30 stated. It was first published in 11 monthly parts from July 1869 to May 1870; the first edition in book form was published in April 1870, followed by Harper's... Learn More
    £2,250.00

    Stock Code: 128300

  27. The Struggles of Brown, Jones, and Robinson:
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Struggles of Brown, Jones, and Robinson:

    London : 1870

    First authorized edition in book form (Sadleir calls it a "secondary first"), unusually for Trollope preceded in book form by a pirated American edition published by Harper's in New York as early as 1862, following serialization in The Cornhill Magazine. Smith, Elder published this edition uniform with their long series of Illustrated Editions of Popular... Learn More
    £2,375.00

    Stock Code: 128298

  28. Ralph the Heir.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Ralph the Heir.

    London : 1871

    First edition in book form, following part-issue from January 1870 to July 1871. Well received by the critics, this novel is most noted for Trollope's depiction of a corrupt parliamentary election. Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 144252

  29. The Eustace Diamonds.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Eustace Diamonds.

    New York : 1872

    First edition of the third "Palliser" novel, published in October 1872, two months before the first UK edition. It was first published serialised in the Fortnightly Review from July 1871 to February 1873. "The Eustace Diamonds... was enormously popular and did much to repair the decline in Trollope's critical reputation that had set in after the high... Learn More
    £1,350.00

    Stock Code: 128304

  30. The Golden Lion of Granpere.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Golden Lion of Granpere.

    New York : 1872

    First US, and first illustrated, edition in book form of "Trollope's best shorter book and one of the most charming idylls in English literature" (Walpole in Gerould), preceded only by the non-illustrated UK edition of May 1872. It was first published serially in Good Words from January to August 1872 and in Harper's New Monthly Magazine from February... Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 128303

  31. The Golden Lion of Granpere.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Golden Lion of Granpere.

    London : 1872

    First edition in book form, in a variant publisher's binding that does not conform exactly to Sadleir's description of the primary and secondary bindings. The frame device stamped on the covers is in blind, not black, and the spine is not ruled. The Golden Lion of Granpere is "not only Trollope's best shorter book, but one of the most charming idylls... Learn More
    £770.00

    Stock Code: 128284

  32. The Eustace Diamonds.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Eustace Diamonds.

    London : 1873

    First UK edition in book form of the third Palliser novel, following the US edition published two months earlier, in October 1872, by Harper in a single-volume format. It was first published serialised in the Fortnightly Review from July 1871 to February 1873. "The Eustace Diamonds... was enormously popular and did much to repair the decline in Trollope's... Learn More
    £1,425.00

    Stock Code: 128285

  33. Victoria and Tasmania.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Victoria and Tasmania.

    London : 1874

    First edition thus, uncommon on the market. In 1873 Trollope published Australia and New Zealand in two volumes; in 1874 the publishers reset the work and issued it in four discrete volumes, covering New Zealand, New South Wales and Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia, and the present Victoria and Tasmania. Learn More
    £375.00

    Stock Code: 144388

  34. 144382
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Harry Heathcote of Gangoil.

    London : 1874

    First UK edition, third issue and the first with illustrations, from the sheets of the first issue which were trimmed, had illustrations inserted, and were bound in decorated cloth for the 1874 Christmas market, following the first issue in October. The issue was split between four colours of cloth without priority. The UK edition was preceded by the... Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 144382

  35. Harry Heathcote of Gangoil.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Harry Heathcote of Gangoil.

    London : 1874

    First UK edition, third issue and the first with illustrations, from the sheets of the first issue which were trimmed, had illustrations inserted, and were bound in decorated cloth for the 1874 Christmas market, following the first issue in October. The issue was split between four colours of cloth without priority. The UK edition was preceded by the... Learn More
    £1,000.00

    Stock Code: 144378

  36. South Africa.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. South Africa.

    London : 1879

    First abridged edition, following the first edition of the previous year with a new preface by Trollope and a new chapter on Zululand occasioned by the Zulu war. Learn More
    £250.00

    Stock Code: 144386

  37. 144361
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. An Eye for an Eye.

    London : 1879

    First edition in book form, following serialization in the Whitehall Review from August 1878 to February 1879. Uncommon in the original cloth and this first two-volume issue; remaining sheets were reissued in a single volume (stated on the title page as a new edition) later that year. Learn More
    £575.00

    Stock Code: 144361

  38. John Caldigate.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. John Caldigate.

    London : 1879

    First edition in book form of this novel drawing on Trollope's travels in Australia. First published serialised in Blackwood's Magazine from April 1878 to June 1879, it was issued in book form simultaneously on both sides of the Atlantic, with a single-volume edition for the US. Sadleir notes that "John Caldigate was never reprinted in its original... Learn More
    £1,500.00

    Stock Code: 128312

  39. Cousin Henry.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Cousin Henry.

    London : 1879

    First UK edition in book form, with page-numbers for vol. 1, p. 114, and vol. 2, p. 84, in a larger type, as noted by Sadleir in some copies; and the following issue points: vol. 1 with p. 95, line 2 reading "bedside" instead of "beside", and p. 197, the running headline reading "ABEL" for "ISABEL". Cousin Henry was first published serialised in the... Learn More
    £1,150.00

    Stock Code: 128306

  40. Nina Balatka.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Nina Balatka.

    Edinburgh and London : [1879]

    First edition, second issue, of one of Trollope's scarcest works, his story of a woman's struggles to marry while caught between the mutually antagonistic Jewish and gentile societies of Prague. Written by Trollope as a short story for anonymous serialisation in Blackwood's Magazine, it turned out longer than intended, but as a book it was not successful.... Learn More
    £3,000.00

    Stock Code: 79604

  41. Kept in the Dark.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Kept in the Dark.

    London : 1882

    First edition in book form. It was first published serially in Good Words from May to December 1882. Learn More
    £1,250.00

    Stock Code: 144387

  42. Kept in the Dark.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Kept in the Dark.

    London : 1882

    First edition in book form. It was first published serially in Good Words from May to December 1882. The first US edition was Harper's, in the usual single-volume format, published just after the UK edition, in late September 1882. Learn More
    £615.00

    Stock Code: 128315

  43. Marion Fay.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Marion Fay.

    London : 1882

    First edition in book form of Marion Fay, first published serialized in The Graphic from December 1881 to June 1882. As often, Harper's first US edition was published simultaneously and in single-volume format. Learn More
    £400.00

    Stock Code: 128310

  44. Marion Fay. A Novel.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Marion Fay. A Novel.

    London : 1882

    First edition. Learn More
    £875.00

    Stock Code: 71916

  45. [The Chronicles of Barsetshire together with An Autobiography.]
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. [The Chronicles of Barsetshire together with An Autobiography.]

    Leipzig : 1883

    The Tauchnitz edition. A handsomely bound set. Learn More
    £2,000.00

    Stock Code: 148041

  46. Lord Palmerston.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Lord Palmerston.

    London : 1883

    First edition of Trollope's biography of Palmerston, second issue title page with date of 1883, following the first issue of 1882. This copy has black endpapers, matching the binding of the first issue; Sadleir calls for plain endpapers for the second issue. Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 144375

  47. The Landleaguers.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Landleaguers.

    London : 1883

    First edition in book form of this novel left incomplete at the author's death, on 6 December 1882. A postscript by Trollope's son Henry explains briefly how the plot was to conclude. The novel should have consisted of 60 chapters which first appeared in print, in a paper called Life: A Weekly Journal Of Society, Literature, the Fine Arts and Finance,... Learn More
    £750.00

    Stock Code: 128318

  48. 144383
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. An Old Man's Love.

    Edinburgh and London : 1884

    First edition, first issue of binding of smooth cloth, the copy of Trollope's bibliographer Michael Sadleir, with his bookplate to front pastedown, and additionally from the noted Trollope collection of the journalist and bibliophile Barton Currie, with his booklabel to the same. Learn More
    £875.00

    Stock Code: 144383

  49. Novels.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. Novels.

    London, New York, Toronto : 1924-63

    An attractive set of The World's Classics editions of Trollope, including the full run of both the Barsetshire and Palliser Novels, along with a selection of his single novels, the first series of Tales of All Countries, and Trollope's An Autobiography, with an introduction by Michael Sadleir. Learn More
    £3,000.00

    Stock Code: 148801

  50. The Barsetshire Novels.
    TROLLOPE, Anthony. The Barsetshire Novels.

    London : 1961-63

    First Zodiac Press editions of The Barsetshire Novels, first published between 1855 and 1867, these later impressions, uniformly bound by Bayntun. Learn More
    £600.00

    Stock Code: 148817

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