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Palliser, Plantagenet (Fictitious character)

Works: 112 works in 552 publications in 4 languages and 21,838 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Political fiction  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Satire  Drama  Television adaptations  Television programs 
Classifications: PR5684, 823.8
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Publications about Plantagenet (Fictitious character) Palliser
Most widely held works about Plantagenet (Fictitious character) Palliser
    The Eustace diamonds by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    59 editions published between 1872 and 2014 in English and held by 3,085 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
    Phineas redux by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    44 editions published between 1874 and 2014 in English and held by 2,257 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
    Can you forgive her? by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    41 editions published between 1864 and 2015 in English and held by 2,199 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
    The Duke's children by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    38 editions published between 1880 and 2015 in English and held by 2,023 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. - Publisher
    The prime minister by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    41 editions published between 1876 and 2014 in English and held by 1,817 libraries worldwide
    Can a morally scrupulous English gentleman make an effective Prime Minister? Plantaganet Palliser, Duke of Omnium, enthusiastically supported by Lady Glencora, presides over the Coalition government. Meanwhile, Lopez pursues Emily Wharton for her charm and fortune and plots to win membership of that most exclusive of English clubs, the Houses of Parliament
    Phineas Finn by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    37 editions published between 1869 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,689 libraries worldwide
    Struggling to make his mark among gentlemen and to find a suitably rich and well connected wife, Phineas is an attractive, ambitious and adaptable young Irishman. In a time of radical political agitation, his story reveals both the splendour and absurdity of parliamentary proceedings, the sloganeering, jockeying for position and inevitable compromises of the party system
    The Pallisers by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    8 editions published between 1974 and 1998 in English and Polish and held by 759 libraries worldwide
    An abridged edition of the 6 collected 'Palliser' novels
    Trollope's Palliser novels : theme and pattern by Juliet McMaster( Book )
    6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 736 libraries worldwide
    Trollope and politics : a study of the Pallisers and others by John Halperin( Book )
    7 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
    Women in Trollope's Palliser novels by Deborah Denenholz Morse( Book )
    1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 361 libraries worldwide
    Phineas Finn, the Irish member by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    7 editions published between 1893 and 1913 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
    The Pallisers : the complete collection by Anthony Trollope( visu )
    27 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 225 libraries worldwide
    Begins with the forced marriage of Lady Glencora to Plantagenet Palliser. The British House of Commons serves as the backdrop as we watch the coming and goings and loves and tragedies of the powerful and not so powerful. This includes the lives of the friends and children of the Palliser's
    The Pallisers by Anthony Trollope( visu )
    5 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 213 libraries worldwide
    Part 5. Glencora confesses her unhappiness to Plantagenet. George shows his true colors when his grandfather's will is read. Plantagenet refuses appointment as Chancellor of the Exchequer. Part 6. John Grey catches up with the Pallisers and pleads with Alice not to turn away from love. The Pallisers hurry home, encountering Burgo on the way
    Can you forgive her? by Anthony Trollope( Sound Recording )
    11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
    Anthony Trollope's classic first novel in the Palliser series chronicles the exploits of Alice Vavasor, her cousin Glencora Palliser, and her aunt Arabella Greenow, and examines the role of women in nineteenth century England
    The Eustace diamonds by Anthony Trollope( file )
    13 editions published between 1999 and 2015 in English and held by 148 libraries worldwide
    Who owns the Eustace Diamonds? Lizzie Eustace claims that Sir Florian Eustace, her late husband, gave them to her. But Mr. Camperdown, the family solicitor, insists that they are an heirloom, to be passed down from generation to generation. Lizzie is both beautiful and clever, yet Mr. Camperdown believes her to be a scheming liar. And Mr. Camperdown is right! The battle for the diamonds rages until a robbery intervenes and they disappear. Or do they ...?
    Phineas redux by Anthony Trollope( file )
    11 editions published between 1971 and 2012 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 141 libraries worldwide
    Phineas Finn finds Irish society and his job as a poorhouse inspector dull and unsatisfying, particularly after the excitement of his former career as a Member of Parliament. Back in England, the Whigs are determined to overturn the Tory majority in the Parliament of the United Kingdom. Since Finn had once been considered the most promising of the younger set, he is encouraged to run for office again. Bribery, romance, and murder are peppered throughout this Trollope novel
    The prime minister by Anthony Trollope( file )
    8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
    Unscrupulous financial speculator Ferdinand Lopez, aspiring to marry into respectability and wealth, has society at his feet: well-connected ladies vying with each other to exert influence on his behalf. Even Lady Glencora, the wife of Plantagenet Palliser, prime minister of England, supports the exotic imposter. Palliser, respectable man of power and inherited wealth, is appalled by the rise of this man who seemingly appeared out of nowhere. When Lopez achieves his socially advantageous marriage, Palliser must decide whether to stand by his wife's support for Lopez in a by-election or leave him to face exposure as a fortune-hunting adventurer
    The prime minister by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    3 editions published between 1893 and 1918 in English and held by 137 libraries worldwide
    The Duke's children by Anthony Trollope( Sound Recording )
    13 editions published between 1998 and 2015 in English and held by 106 libraries worldwide
    The elderly Duke of Omnium struggles to overcome his grief at the loss of his wife, Lady Glencora. To complicate matters, he must deal with the willfulness of this three adult children as he tries to guide and support them. While his two sons, sent down from university in disgrace, rack up gambling debts, the Duke's only daughter yearns to marry the poor son of a country squire. Though the Duke's plans for his children are thwarted, he comes to realize that parents can learn from their children
    The duke's children by Anthony Trollope( Book )
    4 editions published between 1893 and 1903 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
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