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Trol·lope(trŏl′əp), Anthony 1815-1882.
British novelist best known for his novels set in the imaginary county of Barsetshire, especially Barchester Towers (1857).
Trol·lo′pi·an (trŏ-lō′pē-ən) adj.
1. (Biography) Anthony. 1815–82, English novelist. His most successful novels, such as The Warden (1855), Barchester Towers (1857), and Dr Thorne (1858), are those in the Barsetshire series of studies of English provincial life. The Palliser series of political novels includes Phineas Redux (1874) and The Prime Minister (1876)
2. (Biography) Joanna. born 1943, British novelist: her works include The Choir (1988), A Village Affair (1989), The Rector's Wife (1991), The Best of Friends (1995), and The Girl From the South (2002)
Anthony, 1815–82, English novelist.