Richard Bentley, 1835, Hardcover (Half Leather), Book Condition: Near Fine Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket, First Edition
FRANCES M. TROLLOPE. Tremordyn Cliff in 3 volumes, London: Richard Bentley, 1835. 12mo, first edition, pp. 335; 331; 350, lacking half-titles and ads, tan cloth boards three-quarter bound in tan calf with red morocco labels to spines, top edges gilt. The author was an early feminist, reformist, and the mother of the better-known Victorian novelist Anthony Trollope. She wrote travel and fiction works, the present one being centered on a dominant female character. "Her sharp eye for detail and her satirical observation save even her most conventional fiction from mere romantic orthodoxy," says The Feminist Companion to Literature in English. Also see Sutherland p. 368, Sadleir 3244, Wolff 6833 and CBEL, 3rd ed., V. 4, 1082. Condition of this set: Near fine with small discolored spots on spines, gilt dulled, almost no foxing. Size: 12mo. 3-volume set (complete). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Britain/UK; 19th century; Literature & Literary. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53845.