This novel is about a society riddled with corruption - literary, financial, and moral. It is a portrait of a country heedlessly riding the crest of an irresponsible economic boom and contains, in the figure of the dishonest financier Melmotte, one of Trollope's most vivid characterisations.
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Book Description Wordsworth Editions Ltd, 2001. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 141007907