The Three Clerks
Publish date: January 11th 1990
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Pages no: 648
Edition language: English
In this novel, Trollope begins to indulge in a little bit of what young people nowadays call "meta" - that is, he discusses his own characteristics as a novelist. His device is to have his youngest protagonist be a writer of pulp fiction, whose fictional readers declare he has failed to write a prop...