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Macdermots of Ballycloran

Anthony Trollope

This is the story of the Macdermots of Ballycloran the story is about the tragic demise of a landowning family. Larry Macdermot lives in a dilapidated mansion in Co. Leitrim, whose mortgage to Joe Flannelly he cannot keep up. Enmity between the Macdermot and Flannelly families is sharpened by son Thady's having declined to marry Joe Flannelly's daughter, Sally. Macdermot's daughter, Feemy, is herself seduced by the locally hated English police officer, Captain Myles Ussher. This was Trollope's first published novel, which he began in September 1843 and completed by June 1845. However, it was not published until 1847. (Summary by Michele Eaton)

This is the story of the Macdermots of Ballycloran the story is about the tragic demise of a landowning family. Larry Macdermot lives in a dilapidated mansion in Co. Leitrim, whose mortgage to Joe Flannelly he cannot keep up. Enmity between the Macdermot and Flannelly families is sharpened by son Thady's having declined to marry Joe Flannelly's daughter, Sally. Macdermot's daughter, Feemy, is herself seduced by the locally hated English police officer, Captain Myles Ussher. This was Trollope's first published novel, which he began in September 1843 and completed by June 1845. However, it was not published until 1847. (Summary by Michele Eaton)
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

This is the story of the Macdermots of Ballycloran the story is about the tragic demise of a landowning family. Larry Macdermot lives in a dilapidated mansion in Co. Leitrim, whose mortgage to Joe Flannelly he cannot keep up. Enmity between the Macdermot and Flannelly families is sharpened by son Thady's having declined to marry Joe Flannelly's daughter, Sally. Macdermot's daughter, Feemy, is herself seduced by the locally hated English police officer, Captain Myles Ussher. This was Trollope's first published novel, which he began in September 1843 and completed by June 1845. However, it was not published until 1847. (Summary by Michele Eaton)

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

16h 42m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

12:11


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

09:07


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

21:50


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

24:35


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

19:55


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

20:09


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

19:47


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

19:27


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

23:14


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

32:45


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

35:52


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

17:02


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

17:09


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

20:28


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

22:01


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

21:17


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

22:10


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

22:06


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

19:20


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

20:01


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

20:55


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

30:51


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

32:01


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

22:54


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

18:31


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

21:36


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

23:44


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

28:07


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

32:41


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

20:51


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

20:59


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

33:45


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

28:24


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

20:19


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

20:30


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

19:07


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

19:31


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

24:00


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

23:21


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

22:06


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

25:07


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

29:31


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

17:18


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

26:02