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Walpole, Horace

Pronunciation: /ˈwôlˌpōl/
4th Earl of Orford (1717–97), English writer and politician; son of Sir Robert Walpole. He wrote The Castle of Otranto (1764), one of the first Gothic novels.

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Syllabification: Wal·pole, Horace

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