Barchester Towers

Barchester Towers

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by Anthony Trollope
     
 

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The appointment of a new bishop in the cathedral city of Barchester has left opposing religious factions awash in intrigues and jealousies. This, however, is only the beginning for there are three other persons who intend to wield the real power in the diocese.

Interwoven in this novel is the captivating love story of a young widow who is pursued by a hypocritical

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Overview

The appointment of a new bishop in the cathedral city of Barchester has left opposing religious factions awash in intrigues and jealousies. This, however, is only the beginning for there are three other persons who intend to wield the real power in the diocese.

Interwoven in this novel is the captivating love story of a young widow who is pursued by a hypocritical priest she despises, while ignored by the man she loves.

BARCHESTER TOWERS is the sequel to THE WARDEN.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781420932294
Publisher:
Neeland Media
Publication date:
01/01/2009
Series:
Chronicles of Barsetshire, #2
Pages:
308
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.69(d)

Meet the Author

Anthony Trollope (24 April 1815- 6 December 1882) was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Some of his best-loved works, the Chronicles of Barsetshire, revolve around the imaginary county of Barsetshire

John Bowen has written widely on nineteenth-century fiction and his publications include Other Dickens: Pickwick to Chuzzlewit (OUP, 2000) and Palgrave Advances in Charles Dickens Studies (2003), co-edited with Robert L. Patten. He has edited Dickens's Barnaby Rudge for Penguin and Trollope's Phineas Redux for Oxford World's Classics (2011).

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