dame rose macaulay


Dame Rose, c1885–1958, English poet and novelist.
Thomas Babington [bab-ing-tuhn] , 1st Baron, 1800–59, English historian, author, and statesman.

Macaulayan, adjective
Macaulayism, noun
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Macaulay (məˈkɔːlɪ)
1.  Dame Rose. 1881--1958, British novelist. Her books include Dangerous Ages (1921) and The Towers of Trebizond (1956)
2.  Thomas Babington, 1st Baron. 1800--59, English historian, essayist, and statesman. His History of England from the Accession of James the Second (1848--61) is regarded as a classic of the Whig interpretation of history

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author of novels and travel books characterized by intelligence, wit, and lively scholarship

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