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The English Novelists Series.
A biography written by the grandson of the famous novelist.
Biographical Dates
The Background
Travels at Home & Abroad
Early Authorship
Political Activities
Dramatic Authorship
The Novels of Middle Life
The Last Novels
Hardcover, 1st, 111 pages
Published 1948 by Alan Swallow (Denver)
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Erik Graff
Feb 06, 2013 Erik Graff rated it liked it
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This affectionate literary biography of the author by his grandson serves as pleasant introduction to the man and his work. Although focused on the novels, some attention is paid to the main events of his life, particularly to his almost three decades as a generally progressive member of Parliament.

If there is a point to the work it is that Bulwer-Lytton attempted, in his fiction and in his politics, to distinguish between crimes and the criminal, deploring the crime, seeking to create sympathet
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Victor Alexander George Robert Bulwer-Lytton, 2nd Earl of Lytton KG GCSI GCIE PC DL (9 August 1876 – 25 October 1947), styled Viscount Knebworth from 1880 to 1891, was a British politician and colonial administrator. He served as Governor of Bengal between 1922 and 1927 and was briefly Acting Viceroy of India in 1926.

Lytton was the fourth but eldest surviving son of Robert Bulwer-Lytton (son of fa
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