Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 19 March 2015

336 Pages


ISBN: 9780198729600

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

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