Trollopiana 81

Number 81 ~ October 2008


Musical Experiences

Steven Isserlis, one of the world’s leading cellists, gives a cellist’s view of The Warden.

The Making of The Barchester Chronicles

Christopher Gower describes how in 1982 BBC television transformed Peterborough Cathedral into Barchester for the filming of The Barchester Chronicles.


Jesting Pilate

From the papers of The Right Honourable Sir Owen Dixon. Collected by His Honour Judge Woinarski, a fascinating examination of Trollope’s portrayal of the legal profession, lawyers and points of law.

Trollope and the Oil Baron

Alan Reid’s research into his family’s connection with Trollope sheds new light on the background to Barchester Towers.

Literary Suggestions for Lotosians

Trollope Society member, Janice Grijns gives a critique of Trollope’s work to the Lotosian Club, one of the oldest literary clubs in the USA.

Al Gordon’s Trollopes

Extract from The Trusty Servant, following Al Gordon’s generous gift of his unique collection of the works of Anthony Trollope.


Your Letters

Your questions, comments and observations on Trollope and his works.

Seminar Groups

A review of our Seminar Groups recent activity.

Omnium Gatherum

A collection of all sorts of things of interest to Trollopians.

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