Mr Slope

openQuote

Who does not know the way in which a man may set himself at work to gain admission into a woman's heart without addressing hardly a word to herself?

closeQuote

Marion Fay

See more quotes about:

Women, love and marriage

Politics

Electioneering, rotten boroughs, the secret ballot, equality and political double-dealing are the stuff of many Trollope novels. So too is the belief that to be a member of Parliament is the highest accollade possible.

Send an e-postcard

Trollope postcard frank

E-mail a friend

Choose from a new or original illustration, or send a quote.

Have your say
Who is your favourite Trollopian heroine?
Options




Show Results

Quibble

Have we got something wrong? If you have a quibble, let us know and we'll try to put it right.

Send email