Can You Forgive Her? (Hardcover)

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By Anthony Trollope, Ed, John Bayley (Introduction by)
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Anthony Trollope's stock-in-trade was the life of the great drawing rooms of mid-Victorian England, where the thirst for wealth and political power and the need for love continually formed and reformed in unexpected, illuminating combinations. Can You Forgive Her?, the story of Alice Vavasor, her conundrums in love, and her confusions about the rights and duties of a modern, is the first novel in his magnificent Palliser series; it is energized on every page by the affectionate and ironic delight Trollope felt in observing the entanglements of his splendid characters.
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About the Author


Anthony Trollope (1815-1882) was born in London to a bankrupt barrister father and a mother who, as a well-known writer, supported the family. Trollope enjoyed considerable acclaim both as a novelist and as a senior civil servant in the Post Office. He published more than forty novels and many short stories that are regarded by some as among the greatest of nineteenth-century fiction.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780679435952
ISBN-10: 0679435956
Publisher: Everyman's Library
Publication Date: October 18th, 1994
Pages: 447
Language: English
Series: Everyman's Library Classics & Contemporary Classics