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Trollope, Anthony 1815-1882

Works: 4,662 works in 19,844 publications in 13 languages and 292,780 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Domestic fiction  Political fiction  Biographies  Satire  Psychological fiction  Romance fiction  Satirical literature  Handbooks and manuals  Novels 
Subject Headings: Novelists, English 
Roles: Author, Editor, Creator, Contributor, Bibliographic antecedent, Recipient, Former owner, Other, Honoree, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Composer
Classifications: PR5684, 823.8
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Barchester towers by Anthony Trollope( Book )

885 editions published between 1857 and 2019 in 10 languages and held by 14,529 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Citizens enjoy their daily lives in Barchester, an English cathedral town, during the 19th century."
The warden by Anthony Trollope( Book )

734 editions published between 1855 and 2020 in 7 languages and held by 12,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first of Trollope's popular Barsetshire novels, set in the fictional cathedral town of Barchester, The Warden centers on the honorable cleric Septimus Harding, one of Trollope's most memorable characters. When Harding is accused of mismanaging church funds, his predicament lays bare the complexities of the Victorian world and of nineteenth-century provincial life
The Eustace diamonds by Anthony Trollope( Book )

368 editions published between 1850 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 7,287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anthony Trollope's celebrated Parliamentary novels, of which The Eustace Diamonds (1873) is the third and most famous, are at once unfailingly amusing social comedies, melodramas of greed and deception, and precise nature studies of the political animal in its mid-Victorian habitat. With its purloined jewels, its conniving, resilient, mercenary heroine, and its partiality for the human spectacle in all its complexity, The Eustace Diamonds is a splendid example of Trollope's art at its most assured
Can you forgive her? by Anthony Trollope( Book )

252 editions published between 1864 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 5,680 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CAN YOU FORGIVE HER? is the first of the six Palliser novels. In this volume Trollope examines parliamentary election and marriage, politics and privacy. He dissects the Victorian upper class. Issues and people shed their pretenses under his patient, ironic probe. But it is on women and their predicament that Trollope particularly focuses. "What should a woman do with her life?" asks Alice Vavasor. And each woman, being different and unique, has her own answer, from the uncomfortably married Lady Glencora to the coquettish Mrs. Greenow, to Alice's clear-headed cousin Kate
Doctor Thorne by Anthony Trollope( Book )

322 editions published between 1858 and 2020 in 4 languages and held by 5,322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fine country house set in rolling acres, a handsome young master and his beautiful sweetheart. A timeless, idyllic English scene. Yet something is wrong with this perfect picture. With all its pleasing vistas, Frank Gresham's vast estate is a landscape of debt, every last piece mortgaged by a feckless father. And the only birthright of Mary Thorne, the beloved niece of the village's respected doctor, is the stigma of illegitimacy
The way we live now by Anthony Trollope( )

194 editions published between 1873 and 2020 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Augustus Melmotte, a French swindler and scoundrel, and his daughter, to whom Felix, adored son of Lady Carbury, is induced to propose marriage for the sake of securing a fortune
Framley Parsonage by Anthony Trollope( Book )

315 editions published between 1860 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Trollope’s panoramic, six volume portrayal of the professional and landed classes of Victorian England, the Barsetshire Novels, are as a group one of the great works of 19th-century English fiction. These novels – the first serial fiction in English literature – follow the intrigues of ambition and love in the cathedral town of Barsetshire. Framley Parsonage, the fourth of the novels, was immediately popular when it appeared in 1860. It made Trollope’s name and gained him the large reading public which he was never to lose. The main figure in the novel is Mark Robarts, a young clergyman, who offends his patroness (Lady Lufton) and other upholders of tradition by allowing himself to be influenced by the disreputable Duke of Omnium and the unscrupulous Mr. Sowerby. The situation is all the more unfortunate as Lord Lufton, the son of Lady Lufton, wishes to marry Mark’s sister Lucy. Trollope’s characters are portrayed with great subtlety showing how the old values of the Barsetshire community were being undermined by the new 'fast set'."--Publisher
The small house at Allington by Anthony Trollope( Book )

77 editions published between 1864 and 2016 in English and held by 3,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the problems and pleasures of English country life, with digressions into life in London and high society
The last chronicle of Barset by Anthony Trollope( Book )

294 editions published between 1867 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 3,666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Last Chronicle of Barset is the grand finale to the Barsetshire series of novels, Trollope's magnificnet portrayal of the professional and landed classes of Victorian England. The plot focuses on Mr. Crawley, the fanatically proud curate of Hogglestock already known to readers of Framley Parsonage. Accused of theft and persecuted by the domineering Mr. Proudie and her self-righteous followers, he is perhaps Trollope's only character conceived on a heroic scale, and his sufferings reach a tragic intensity. Other familiar characters on the Barsetshire landscape include Mr. Harding, whose old age is movingly described; Grace Crawley, who becomes romantically involved with Major Grantly; and Johnny Eames, who continues his pursuit of Lily Dale but becomes entangled in a dangerous flirtation with the intriguing Madalina Demolines. Lady Lufton, Mr. Robarts, the Greshams, and the Thornes also reappear to play their final part in the Barsetshire drama. - Back cover
Orley Farm by Anthony Trollope( )

156 editions published between 1800 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 3,576 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lengthy novel of family life, a drama of guilt and shame based on the forged codicil to a will
An eye for an eye by Anthony Trollope( )

120 editions published between 1800 and 2020 in English and German and held by 3,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Neville, a young officer in the Hussars, is heir to an earldom, but before taking up his responsibilities resolves to enjoy a year of adventure in Ireland where his regiment is posted. When Fred falls in love and seduces an Irish girl of great beauty and mysterious background, the scene is set for a tragic outcome that far exceeds the adventures Fred had in mind. Written in 1870 but not published until 1879, An Eye For An Eye is arguably the most melodramatic story that Trollope wrote and certainly his frankest and most daring treatment of premarital sex
The Duke's children by Anthony Trollope( Book )

135 editions published between 1800 and 2017 in 3 languages and held by 2,948 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'No-one probably, ever felt himself to be more alone in the world than our old friend, the Duke of Omnium, when the Duchess died.' Her death leaves to the Duke the care of his three wilful children and to the children the continuing social education of their father. The eldest, Lord Silverbridge, has been sent down from Oxford; Lord Gerald Palliser is doing indifferently well at Cambridge; and Lady Mary Palliser, the only daughter, is set on what seems to her father an unsuitable marriage. While the Duke must learn to accept that 'nothing will ever be quite what it used to be', his heir must acquire, his father hopes, a respect for justice, self-sacrifice, and honour, and a suitable wife. The rival claims of Lady Mabel Grex and Isabel Boncassen, the American granddaughter of a dock-worker, are emblematic of the claims on the Palliser family: tradition against progress, duty against natural feelings. The Duke's Children is the sixth and last of the Palliser novels (1864-80), which together provide an exceptionally rich expose of the British way of life during its most prestigious period
Phineas redux by Anthony Trollope( Book )

44 editions published between 1874 and 2016 in English and held by 2,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The fourth novel in Trollope's Palliser series, Phineas Redux stands on its own as a compelling work of political intrigue, personal crisis, and romantic jealousy. Phineas Finn lives quietly in Dublin, resigned to the fact that his political career is over and coming to terms with the death of his wife. He receives an unexpected invitation to return to Parliament, and jumps at the chance, whereupon old romances and rivalries are revived. When his adversary, Mr. Bonteen, is murdered, suspicion immediately falls on Finn, and his former friends and lovers seem only to add to his shame
Phineas Finn : the Irish member by Anthony Trollope( Book )

204 editions published between 1868 and 2017 in 5 languages and held by 2,834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The novel is set against the background of the Reform Bill of 1867, and focuses on an Irish Member of the British House of Commons; in it Trollope explores the relations between the distinct elements of 'the United Kingdom'. Phineas has a personal chronicle which largely dominates the political calendar and it is noteworthy that Trollope wrote Phineas Finn at the same time as Gladstone's accession to power and the momentous consequences for Ireland that followed. Phineas Finn (1869) is the second of the Palliser novels, published between 1864 and 1880. As a group they provide us with the most extensive and telling exposé of British life during the period of its greatest prestige
Castle Richmond by Anthony Trollope( )

61 editions published between 1860 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story is set in Ireland, 1845-7, the famine years. "...[T]he story of the Fitzgeralds and their fight to survive a threat to possession of their family home, Castle Richmond. When Sir Thomas is blackmailed by the unscrupulous Mollets, his son, Herbert, is threatened with disinheritance; meanwhile both Herbert and his dashing cousin Owen compete for the hand of Clara Desmond, whose mother would secretly like Owen for herself. At the same time, Trollope's srupulous accuracy in recording prices, earnings, dates, and topography creates a disturbing pictue of the lives of the labouring Irish poor both before and during the famine." -- Cover, page [4]
Hunting sketches by Anthony Trollope( )

55 editions published between 1865 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It seems to be odd, at first sight, that there should be any such men as these; but their name and number is legion. If we were to deduct from the hunting-crowd farmers, and others who hunt because hunting is brought to their door, of the remainder we should find that the "men who don't like it" have the preponderance. It is pretty much the same, I think, with all amusements
Ayala's angel by Anthony Trollope( )

79 editions published between 1881 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is Trollope's eightieth tale. Though it is the work of an older man, it is perhaps the brightest and freshest novel he ever wrote. The story of a young woman forced to choose a husband from among three unsavory men, the novel is remarkable for its wealth of minor characters and it romantic exuberance
The prime minister by Anthony Trollope( Book )

145 editions published between 1876 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,591 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Can a morally scrupulous English gentleman make an effective Prime Minister? This is one of the enduringly fascinating problems posed in The Prime Minister (1876). And as Plantaganet Palliser, Duke of Omnium, overenthusiastically supported by Lady Glencora, presides over the Coalition government, Trollope reaches into the highest echelons of the English establishment, depicting political realities rather than ideology, portraying social, sexual and domestic politics as well as the public variety. The world of the novel is perplexed and dominated by the handsome impostor Ferdinand Lopez. Even the Duke and Duchess are not immune to his malign influence, as Lopez pursues Emily Wharton for her charm and her fortune, and plots to win membership of that most exclusive of English clubs, the Houses of Parliament." --
Mr. Scarborough's family by Anthony Trollope( )

79 editions published between 1882 and 2019 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Mr. Scarborough's Family", the finest of [Trollope's] legal novels, is dominated by the heroic John Scarborough, a wealthy squire who, with almost superhuman energy, contrives from his deathbed to defeat the hated law of entail. Seeking to bequeath his estate to the worthier of his two sons, in his pursuit of justice he subjects them to a testing examination, baffles the lawyers, and scandalizes society. The social world also comes under Trollope's ironic gaze. His searching treatment of the various codes governing courtship and marriage, money-lending, gambling, and even fox-hunting, reveals compellingly the frustration of youth and the sadness of age. -- Cover, page [4]
Thackeray by Anthony Trollope( Book )

172 editions published between 1879 and 2019 in 3 languages and held by 2,297 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This 1879 volume offers an overview of Thackeray's life and works by popular English novelist Anthony Trollope
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Orley Farm
The wardenThe Eustace diamondsCan you forgive her?Doctor ThorneThe way we live nowFramley ParsonageThe small house at AllingtonThe last chronicle of Barset
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