Lytton, Sir Edward Bulwer
05/25/1803 - 01/18/1873
Trinity College, Cambridge; Trinity Hall, Cambridge
Prominent novelist, playwright, and editor; attended Cambridge; disastrous marriage with Rosina Wheeler; major works include Pelham (1828), Paul Clifford (1830), Last Days of Pompeii (1834); editor of New Monthly Magazine, Secretary of State for the Colonies. See Boase II: 552-3, ODNB.
(Also in the Wellesley Index.)