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Victorian novelist who is famous for his depiction of a fictional city called Barsetshire in six popular novels that include The Warden (1855), Doctor Thorne (1858), and The Last Chronicle of Barset (1867). His other literary works include the Palliser series (1865-1880) and such stand-alone novels as Lady Anna (1874) and The Fixed Period (1882).
He was born in London and later moved to Ireland, where he became an enthusiastic fox hunter. He published his first novel, The Macdermots of Ballycloran, in 1847.
In his time, he was demeaned for writing for money. Financial difficulties were a constant in his life, and got so bad at one point that he had to leave for Bruges to avoid arrest for debt.
How did Anthony Trollope die?
Joanna Trollope is a member of the same family as Anthony Trollope, author of The Barchester Chronicles. She was awarded an OBE in 1996 and lives partly in London and partly in Gloucestershire, for which county she was made a Deputy Lieutenant in 2002.
|Cause of death||N/A|
|Age of death||67 years|
|Birthday||April 24, 1815|
|Death date||December 6, 1882|
|Place of death||London, United Kingdom|
|Place of burial||N/A|
"I do not know whether there be, as a rule, more vocal expression of the sentiment of love between a man and a woman, than there is between two thrushes. They whistle and call to each other, guided by instinct rather than by reason."Anthony Trollope
"They are best dressed, whose dress no one observes."Anthony Trollope
"There is no road to wealth so easy and respectable as that of matrimony."Anthony Trollope
"I hold that gentleman to be the best-dressed whose dress no one observes."Anthony Trollope
"I doubt whether any girl would be satisfied with her lover's mind if she knew the whole of it."Anthony Trollope