Who is Anthony Trollope?

  • (noun): English writer of novels (1815-1882).
    Synonyms: Trollope

Anthony Trollope

Anthony Trollope ( /ˈtrɒləp/; 24 April 1815 – 6 December 1882) was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Some of his best-loved works, collectively known as the Chronicles of Barsetshire, revolve around the imaginary county of Barsetshire. He also wrote perceptive novels on political, social, and gender issues, and on other topical matters.

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Trollope Baronets, of Casewick (1642; Reverted)
... Sir William Henry Trollope, 10th Baronet (14 September 1858 – 24 August 1921) Sir Thomas Ernest Trollope, 11th Baronet (14 September 1858 – 23 September 1927) who had ... Sir Henry Cracroft Trollope, 12th Baronet (5 June 1860 – 29 May 1935) Sir Arthur Grant Trollope, 13th Baronet (10 June 1866 – 14 February 1937) Sir Frederic Ferrand ... Sir Gordon Clavering Trollope, 15th Baronet (29 October 1885 – 18 October 1958), brother of the above, 6th and youngest son of Frederick James Anthony Trollope (1847–1910), himself younger son ...
Banagher - Culture - Literature and The Arts - James Pope Hennessy
... James Pope-Hennessy came to Banagher in 1970 to write his biography of Anthony Trollope ... Like Trollope before him, Pope Hennessy took rooms at The Shannon Hotel, near the river and set about trying to capture the essence of the town which had inspired ... April 1971 and largely completed his study of Trollope during this time ...
Drumsna - People - Ballycloran
... the ruined walls and decayed beams, I fabricated the plot of The Macdermots of Ballycloran." Anthony Trollope ... Anthony Trollope is universally recognised as one of the great Victorian novelists, however when he visited Drumsna in 1843 he was in the middle of an unpromising career in the postal ... Anthony Trollope was further remembered in the village with the launch of the Historic Trollope Trail by President Mary McAleese in September 2008 ...
List Of Old Wykehamists - In Fiction
... of Peregrine Pickle Francis Arabin, in Anthony Trollope's Barchester Towers Josiah Crawley, in Anthony Trollope's Framley Parsonage and The Last ...
Trollope Baronets
... The Trollope Baronetcy, of Casewick in the County of Lincoln, is a title in the Baronetage of England ... It was created on 5 February 1642 for Thomas Trollope ... The author Anthony Trollope was the son of Thomas Anthony Trollope (1774–1835), the son of Reverend Anthony Trollope (1737–1806), younger son of the fourth ...

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