Political and romantic intrigue from Anthony Trollope, the creator of The Barchester Chronicles.
Anthony Trollope (1815 - 1882) was one of the most successful, prolific and respected English novelists of the Victorian era. Some of his best-loved works, collectively known as the Chronicles of Barsetshire, revolve around the imaginary county of Barsetshire. He also wrote perceptive novels on political, social, and gender issues, and on other topical matters. Ben Miles is a regular on the BBC's Coupling and starred in the critically acclaimed television series Prime Suspect 6, Cold Feet and The Forsythe Saga. His feature film credits include The Wings of the Dove and Keep the Aspidistra Flying and has performed in numerous stage productions.