Lot 167: TROLLOPE, ANTHONY. HE KNEW HE WAS RIGHT, 1868-1869, IN THE ORIGINAL PARTS (32 PARTS)
20 October 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 8vo (224 x 142mm.), 32 parts, FIRST EDITION IN THE ORIGINAL PARTS, with 32 plates and 32 vignettes after Marcus Stone, with the green paper publisher's advertisements as called for by Sadleir, original pictorial pale grey-green paper wrappers, printed in red and black with framing, decorative lettering and a drawing by Marcus Stone, collector's brown cloth chemise and morocco-backed folding box by E. Root & Son, wrappers of parts 1 and 32 worn, wrappers of parts 3, 8 and 10 slightly stained, some browning elsewhere, edges frayed in places, some neat repairs to backstrips
Condition is described in the main body of the cataloguing, where appropriate.
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Literature: Sadleir 31