Pronunciation: (lit'n), [key]
1. Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-, 1st Baron Lytton of Kneb•worth Pronunciation: (neb'wurt), [key]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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