London: Chapman and Hall, 1860.
First edition. (First British edition in book form following an eight part serialization and an American edition.) vi, 337; iv, 342; vi, 346; vi, 347 pp. Original maroon cloth with black stamping and gilt spine lettering, pale yellow endpapers. Very Good with slightly bumped corners, worn tips, frayed heads, and rubbed edges, edge of Vol. 4 bumped, offsetting to endpapers, internally clean. Repair to head, tail, and hinges of Vol. 1 only; the rest of the volumes are untouched. A nice set of the penultimate Palliser novel. Item #140937846