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Walpole, Sir Hugh

Syllabification: Wal·pole, Sir Hugh
Pronunciation: /
 
ˈwôlˌpōl/

Definition of Walpole, Sir Hugh in English:

( 1884–1941), British novelist, born in New Zealand; full name Sir Hugh Seymour Walpole. He is noted for The Herries Chronicle (1930–33), a historical sequence.

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