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Lytton

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noun
  1. Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-, 1st Baron Lytton of Kneb·worth [neb-wert] /ˈnɛb wərt/, 1803–73, English novelist, dramatist, and politician.
  2. his sonEdward Robert Bulwer Lytton, 1st Earl LyttonOwen Meredith, 1831–91, English statesman and poet.
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  • Her uncle, Mr. Lytton of Lytton Lodge, has sent a messenger for her.

    Victor's Triumph

    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • Pray present my respects to Mr. and Mrs. Lytton and all their kind family.

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    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • You do not know when Mr. Lytton and Miss Cavendish are to be married?

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    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • Mr. Lytton had just arrived from Richmond and was about to start for Blue Cliffs.

    Victor's Triumph

    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth

  • "It can not be that she was ever in love with Mr. Lytton," suggested the minister's lady.

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    Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth


British Dictionary definitions for lytton

Lytton

noun
  1. 1st Baron, title of Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton. 1803–73, British novelist, dramatist, and statesman, noted particularly for his historical romances
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