Edinburgh: William Blackwood and Sons, 1883. First edition. Hardcover. 2 vol. 8vo. , vi-xi, , 2-259, ; , 2-227,  pp. Contemporary three-quarter smooth calf over marbled boards, spine in six compartments, black morocco label on each spine lettered in gold; all edges speckled. Illustrated by a frontispiece portrait of Trollope in volume one. With the half-titles, but without the publisher's catalog at the end of volume two. Sadleir 197. The autobiography of one of Britain's most important novelists of the 19th century, detailing his school years and the miseries inflicted on him by his father and brother, his literary career, and his passion for hunting. With a preface by his son Henry. Very Good. Item #00008987
A Very Good set with traces of rubbing to the extremities and a bit of spotting to the blank endleaves. Contemporary name on the half-title page.