Lot 231 of 377:
1st Edition of the penultimate Palliser novel in book form  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$420
Estimate:
$700 - $1,000

Title:
The Prime Minister
Author:
Trollope, Anthony
Place:
London
Publisher:
Chapman & Hall
Date:
1876
Description:

4 volumes. 8vo, original reddish-brown cloth, black decorative stamping and gilt lettering.  First Edition in book form, preceded by the parts issue.  

The penultimate Palliser novel and the first attempt by Trollope at the portrait of a statesman: “I had never yet drawn the completed picture of such a statesman as my imagination had conceived . . . ” - Trollope as quoted in A Guide to Trollope by Gerould, (Princeton, 1948).

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Edges of the cloth and hinges skillfully repaired on volume 1; others slightly worn; very good.
 
Item number:
300098
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.