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.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.