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Orley Farm

In Two Volumes

By Anthony Trollope

1862 - London - Chapman and Hall

8.5" by 5.5"; viii 320pp; viii 320pp.

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


 
 
 
 

DETAILS

A first edition set of Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope.

In two volumes.

First edition but second issue, i.e. not bound from parts. Illustrations have been re-arranged to volume I with 'And then they all marched' facing p73. The list of illustrations has not been altered, and the comma has been removed. Second volume has not had the list of illustrations altered, a third issue point, with the final illustrations both reading 'Farewell' as in the second issue. (Sadleir)

Collated: Lacking half titles and publisher's advertisments. All 40 illustrations present though one misbound to first volume.

Orley Farm is a novel written in the realist mode by Anthony Trollope and illustrated by the Pre-Raphaelite artist John Everett Millais. .

It was first published in monthly shilling parts by the London publisher Chapman and Hall. Although this novel appeared to have undersold Orley Farm became Trollope's personal favourite.

 

CONDITION

In half green crushed morocco leather bindings with marbled paper covered boards. Binding by J Walch adn Sons. Externally, smart with slight rubbing. Bookbinders label to front pastedowns. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are generally bright and clean with occasional scattered spotting. Some chipping and loss to later pages of volume II. Plate in volume I has been misbound and suffered chipping and loss. Overall: VERY GOOD.

 


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