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Edward Bulwer-Lytton

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Full Name: Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton
Born: May 25, 1803
Died: January 18, 1873
Occupation: Politician, Poet, Playwright, Novelist
Nationality: English


Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton PC 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", "dweller on the threshold", and the well-known opening line "It was a dark and stormy night".

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 Early Classics of Science Fiction

 17. (1871)