Definition of Surtees, Robert Smith in English:

Surtees, Robert Smith

Line breaks: Rob¦ert Smith Sur|tees
Pronunciation: /ˈsəːtiːz
 
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( 1805–64), English journalist and novelist. He is best remembered for his comic sketches of Mr Jorrocks, the sporting Cockney grocer, collected in Jorrocks’s Jaunts and Jollities (1838).

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