Person:Edward Bulwer-Lytton (1)

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Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
b.25 May 1803
d.18 Jan 1873
  1. Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton1803 - 1873
  1. Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Earl of Lytton1831 - 1891
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Name Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton
Gender Male
Birth[1] 25 May 1803
Death[1] 18 Jan 1873


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Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton PC (25 May 1803 – 18 January 1873), was an English novelist, poet, playwright, and politician. He was immensely popular with the reading public and wrote a stream of bestselling novels which earned him a considerable fortune. He coined the phrases "the great unwashed", "pursuit of the almighty dollar", "the pen is mightier than the sword", as well as the infamous opening line "It was a dark and stormy night".

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Edward Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).