Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st Baron Lytton PC (1803–1873), was an English politician, poet, playwright, and prolific novelist. 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 ”pursuit of the almighty dollar”, ”the pen is mightier than the sword”, and the famous opening line ”It was a dark and stormy night”.
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1871 The Coming Race