Lot 10 (Homes and Interiors (including Books and Manuscripts), 16th October 2018)
TROLLOPE, Anthony: 1- Castle Richmond; in 3 volumes. Chapman & Hall, 1860, first editions, second issue (as described by Sadleir). Later 1/2 calf, preserving the original marbled boards and calf corners Gilt lettering to spines; Corners rubbed; remains of library labels on upper covers of 2 of the 3 volumes; a little old soiling and staining (mostly in vol.1); some very light marginal worming; lacking half titles. (loosely inserted the receipt from Henry Sotheran- bought for £650.-); 2- Orley Farm. in 2 volumes bound in 1. Chapman & Hall, 1866, first edition, later issue (According to Sadleir: this issue was made up from remaindered sheets in 1866 of the first edition of 1862 using a new title-page). With the Author’s Signature pasted to front endpaper. Cont. half leather; little rubbed; bound with only one title page, as usual with this edition; 3- An Autobiography by Anthony Trollope, with an introduction by Michael Sadleir, this copy inscribed to John Arlott from Sadleir: World Classics, large paper copy, Number 6 of 25 special copies (label to this effect tipped-in before title; VG. (5)
Sold for £100
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Auction: Homes and Interiors (including Books and Manuscripts), 16th October 2018
15 October 2018 9am - 7pm
16 October 2018 from 9am
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