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John Pemble: Trollope’s Late Style

3 November 2016
Anthony Trollope’s Late Style: Victorian Liberalism and Literary Form 
by Frederik Van Dam.
Edinburgh, 180 pp., £70, January 2016, 978 0 7486 9955 1
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... it, poor fellow, I might not now be speaking of him in the past tense.’ Henry James criticised Trollope’s late works for their ‘dryness of texture’ and ‘strangest mechanical movement’. FrederikVanDam’s Anthony Trollope’s Late Style adds ‘detailed dullness’ and ‘jumbling confusion’ to their faults. But, VanDam also argues, these works show Trollope revisiting modernity and ...

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