The Trojan Brothers (novel)

The Trojan Brothers is a 1944 comedy novel by the British writer Pamela Hansford Johnson.[1] In 1920s London two music hall performers whose act involves them dressing as the respective ends of a pantomime horse have a falling out when one of them falls for an attractive society lady.

The Trojan Brothers
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First edition
AuthorPamela Hansford Johnson
CountryUnited Kingdom
PublisherMichael Joseph
Publication date
Media typePrint


In 1946 it was made into a British film of the same title directed by Maclean Rogers and starring Patricia Burke, David Farrar and Bobby Howes.[2]


  1. ^ David p.74
  2. ^ Goble p.246


  • David, Dierdre. Pamela Hansford Johnson: A Writing Life. Oxford University Press, 2017.
  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.