London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1855. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (8vo). Very good condition. Item #018496
iv, 336 pages of text, followed by 24 pages of publisher's advertisement. The original blind-stamped brown publisher's cloth has minor chipping to the spine ends, with the outer and inner joints expertly reinforced and tinted to match; protected in custom-fitted archival mylar. A small number of pages with minor creasing to the edges, and minimal and uniform toning to the page edges. With the advertisement catalogue in the earliest state, dated September 1854. Endpaper advertisements in Sadlier's "variety B". The title page has the blindstamp "Presented by the Publishers." First edition of Trollope's fourth novel.