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Published: 19 May 2015

304 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198729600

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Writing the Frontier

Anthony Trollope between Britain and Ireland

John McCourt

  • First book-length study of the subject.
  • Offers a comprehensive view of important but neglected aspect of Trollope's life and work.
  • Provides biographical and historical contextualisation.
  • An accessible account of the main social and political issues to occupy Trollope in his Irish writings.
  • Allows the reader understand the novels in the context both of the writer's own career and of the rapidly changing Irish nineteenth century.