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Trollope, Anthony

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Pronunciation: /ˈtrɒləp
 
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Definition of Trollope, Anthony in English:

( 1815–82), English novelist. He is best known for the six ‘Barsetshire’ novels, including Barchester Towers (1857), and for the six political ‘Palliser’ novels. He also worked for the General Post Office 1834–67 and introduced the pillar box to Britain.

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