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The Claverings (Illustrated)

The Claverings (Illustrated)( )
Author: Trollope, Anthony
Publication Date:Nov 2017
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $14.18
Book Description:

Harry Clavering is the only son of Reverend Henry Clavering, a well-to-do clergyman and the paternal uncle of the affluent baronet Sir Hugh Clavering. At the novel's beginning, Harry is jilted by his fiancée, the sister of Sir Hugh's wife, who proceeds to marry Lord Ongar, a wealthy but debauched earl.Harry's father urges him to make the church his profession; but Harry aspires to become a civil engineer, of the type of Robert Stephenson, Joseph Locke, and Thomas Brassey. To this end,...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.91 Inches
Book Weight:1.5 Pounds
Author Biography
Trollope, Anthony (Author)
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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