Lytton, Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer, Baron


Lytton, Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer, Baron
(1803-1873)
   Novelist and statesman.
   Index: E Colonial secretary,--his views on the duties of colonial governors, 4. D His series of despatches, 1858, on government of British Columbia, 231-235. T On the Confederation question, 63.
   Bib.: Dict. Nat. Biog.; Escott, Edward Bulwer, First Baron Lytton of Knebworth.

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