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Novello

noun
  1. Ivor, real name Ivor Novello Davies. 1893–1951, Welsh actor, composer, songwriter, and dramatist
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Historical Examples

  • Novello was his son also by Madonna Antonia, and was born in 1418.

    Memoirs of the Dukes of Urbino, Volume I (of 3)

    James Dennistoun

  • The night we went to Novello's there was a complete set-to of Mozart and punning.

    Adonais

    Shelley

  • By the courtesy of the firm of Novello, I have been enabled to examine this set, the title page of which I quote.

    Nicolo Paganini: His Life and Work

    Stephen Samuel Stratton

  • Keats, by the way, mentions meeting Lamb at Novello's and having to endure some wretched puns.

  • He was the founder of the publishing house of Novello and Ewer, and father of a famous musical family.

    The Story of the Hymns and Tunes

    Theron Brown and Hezekiah Butterworth