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George Otto Trevelyan

(1838—1928) politician and author


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(1838–1928),

nephew of Macaulay, entered Parliament as a Liberal in 1865 and held several important offices. He published several volumes of humorous writings. The first of his great works, The Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay (1876), was followed by The Early History of George the Third and Charles Fox (1912–14).

Subjects: Literature.


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