The Duke's Children

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Trollope Society, 1991 - Conflict of generations - 565 pages
This is the last of the Palliser novels, in which Lady Glencora's death early in the novel leaves the Duke stricken with grief. He has to turn elsewhere for help with his children as he finds that they are getting deeper into trouble. All is resolved happily in the end.This title is published by the Trollope Society. Pickering & Chatto Publishers is responsible for distributing to libraries and their suppliers only.

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User Review  - hemlokgang - LibraryThing

So, I finished this sixth volume in the Palliser series. I loved it! Yes, it is sexist in many ways. However, I focus on the fact that it was written over 100 years ago. A grieving widower feels the ... Read full review

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User Review  - lauralkeet - LibraryThing

This is the final novel in Anthony Trollope's Palliser series. The Duke, aka Plantagenet Palliser, has retired from public life. His three children are coming into adulthood with minds of their own ... Read full review

Contents

Lady Mary Palliser
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In Francis Oliphant Tregear
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Park Lane
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Anthony Trollope was born in London, England on April 24, 1815. In 1834, he became a junior clerk in the General Post Office, London. In 1841, he became a deputy postal surveyor in Banagher, Ireland. He was sent on many postal missions ending up as a surveyor general in the post office outside of London. His first novel, The Macdermots of Ballycloran, was published in 1847. His other works included Castle Richmond, The Last Chronicle of Barset, Lady Anna, The Two Heroines of Plumplington, and The Noble Jilt. He died after suffering from a paralytic stroke on December 6, 1882.

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