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The Prime Minister

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Despite his mysterious antecedents, an unscrupulous financial speculator, Ferdinand Lopez, aspires to marry into respectability and wealth and join the ranks of British society. One of the nineteenth century's most memorable outsiders, Lopez's story is set against that of the ultimate insider, Plantagenet Palliser, Duke of Omnium, who reluctantly accepts the highest office of state, becoming "the greatest man in the greatest country in the world."

The Prime Minister is the fifth in Trollope's six-volume Palliser series and a wonderfully subtle portrait of a marriage, political expediency, and misplaced love.

Light brown gilt lettered cloth-spine with light grey boards.
Black & White Illustrations by Llewellyn Thomas.

CONDITION: No Slipcase. Minor scuffs to covers but otherwise in very good condition. No inscriptions or notations.

Item details

Author(s):
Antony Trollope
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 x 15.5 x 3.5cm
Edition:
1993 second printing
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Folio Society
Title:
The Prime Minister

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Despite his mysterious antecedents, an unscrupulous financial speculator, Ferdinand Lopez, aspires to marry into respectability and wealth and join the ranks of British society. One of the nineteenth century's most memorable outsiders, Lopez's story is set against that of the ultimate insider, Plantagenet Palliser, Duke of Omnium, who reluctantly accepts the highest office of state, becoming "the greatest man in the greatest country in the world."

The Prime Minister is the fifth in Trollope's six-volume Palliser series and a wonderfully subtle portrait of a marriage, political expediency, and misplaced love.

Light brown gilt lettered cloth-spine with light grey boards.
Black & White Illustrations by Llewellyn Thomas.

CONDITION: No Slipcase. Minor scuffs to covers but otherwise in very good condition. No inscriptions or notations.

Author(s):
Antony Trollope
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
23 x 15.5 x 3.5cm
Edition:
1993 second printing
Format:
Hardback
Publisher:
Folio Society
Title:
The Prime Minister

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