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Bulwer Lytton

the rise and fall of a Victorian man of letters

by L. G. Mitchell

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Published by Hambledon and London, Distributed in the U.S. and Canada by Palgrave Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron, 1803-1873.,
    • Authors, English -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Cabinet officers -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Journalists -- Great Britain -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-287) and index.

      StatementLeslie Mitchell.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR4931 .M58 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 292 p., [16] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages292
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3323397M
      ISBN 101852854235
      LC Control Number2004296082
      OCLC/WorldCa52439159

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