Trollope's six novels, known as the Palliser series, chart the career of Plantagenet Palliser, and his troubled marriage to Lady Glencora. The novels depict the social milieu of the aristocracy and upper middle class of mid-Victorian England, with occasional forays into low life and the criminal underworld. The combine the machinations of politics with an intimate exploration of personal relationships to paint an unparalleled portrait of an age. Each volume includes an introduction and notes, and a wealth of information about Trollope and his world. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.