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Lytton

[lit-n] /ˈlɪt n/
noun
1.
Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-, 1st Baron Lytton of Knebworth
[neb-wert] /ˈnɛb wərt/ (Show IPA),
1803–73, English novelist, dramatist, and politician.
2.
his son, Edward Robert Bulwer Lytton, 1st Earl Lytton ("Owen 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.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • You do not know when Mr. Lytton and Miss Cavendish are to be married?

    Victor's Triumph 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.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • Now, who the very mischief is this Mary who claims to be Lytton?

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • State, if you please, Mr. Borden, what you know of Mr. Lytton in regard to this case.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • Mr. Berners and Mr. Lytton looked after him in surprise and curiosity.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
  • He addressed me as Mr. Lytton, and wanted to know how he could serve me.

    Victor's Triumph Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
British Dictionary definitions for Lytton

Lytton

/ˈlɪtən/
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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