Trollopiana 82

Number 82 ~ December 2008


21st AGM Lecture
To Render Palpable the Darkness

Professor Simon Eliot gives a fascinating account of the practicalities of reading by candlelight in the Victorian era.


Extracts from A Calendar to the Correspondence of Charles Darwin, Volume 13.

Both the 200th anniversary of Charles Darwin’s birth and the 150th anniversary of the publication of On The Origin of Species will be marked in 2009. These extracts from Darwin’s letters show how he and his family read and enjoyed the work of Trollope.

Jesting Pilate

From the papers of The Right Honourable Sir Owen Dixon. Collected by His Honour Judge Woinarski, an examination of the validity of Sir Louis Scatcherd’s will in Doctor Thorne.


Your Letters

Your questions, comments and observations on Trollope and the Trollope Society.

Seminar Groups

A review of our Seminar Groups recent activity up and down the country.

Omnium Gatherum

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

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