Bury, Laurent

About the author: Laurent Bury, a former pupil of the Ecole Normale Supérieure, is a Senior Lecturer at the University Paris IV – Sorbonne. He has published several papers on Dickens, Trollope, Wilkie Collins and Victorian art.

Seductive Strategies in the Novels of Anthony Trollope (1815-1882)
2004 0-7734-6361-5
Explores the notion of seduction in all of Anthony Trollope’s 47 novels, beginning with a preliminary sturdy of seductresses in Barchester Towers, The Eustace Diamonds and The American Senator. The first part deals with the various weapons and strategies which Trollopian characters resort to in order to fascinate their victims.