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Lytton, 1st Baron

Syllabification: Lyt·ton, 1st Baron
Pronunciation: /ˈlitn
 
/

Definition of Lytton, 1st Baron in English:

( 1803–73), British novelist, playwright, and statesman; born Edward George Earle Bulwer-Lytton. He wrote Pelham (1828), a novel of fashionable society, and also wrote historical romances, such as The Last Days of Pompeii (1834), and plays.

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