Strachey [strā′chē]
(Giles) Lytton [lit′'n] 1880-1932; Eng. biographer

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  • Strachey — is a surname and may refer to:trachey family of Sutton Court, Somerset*John Strachey (d. 1674), friend of John Locke *John Strachey (geologist) (1671 1743), British geologist, son of the above *Sir Henry Strachey, 1st Baronet (1737–1810), British …   Wikipedia

  • Strachey — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Christopher Strachey (1916–1975), britischer Informatiker Barbara Strachey (1912–1999), britische Autorin James Strachey (1887–1967), englischer Psychoanalytiker John Strachey (Geologe) (1671–1743),… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Strachey —   [ streɪtʃɪ], Giles Lytton, englischer Schriftsteller, * London 1. 3. 1880, ✝ Inkpen (County Berkshire) 21. 1. 1932; gehörte zur Bloomsbury group; schrieb für literarische Zeitschriften (»The Spectator«, »The Athenaeum«). Bekannt wurde er durch… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Strachey — Strachey, Giles Lytton …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Strachey — noun English biographer and leading member of the Bloomsbury Group (1880 1932) • Syn: ↑Lytton Strachey, ↑Giles Lytton Strachey • Instance Hypernyms: ↑biographer • Member Holonyms: ↑Bloomsbury Group …   Useful english dictionary

  • Strachey — I. biographical name (Evelyn) John St. Loe 1901 1963 English socialist II. biographical name (Giles) Lytton 1880 1932 English biographer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Strachey — /stray chee/, n. (Giles) Lytton /juylz lit n/, 1880 1932, English biographer and literary critic. * * * …   Universalium

  • Strachey — Stra|chey, Lyt|ton (1880 1932) a British writer who was a member of the Bloomsbury Group. His best known book, Eminent Victorians, describes the lives of four famous 19th century country people in a humorous and not very respectful way …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Strachey — Stra•chey [[t]ˈstreɪ tʃi[/t]] n. big (Giles) Lytton, 1880–1932, English biographer and literary critic …   From formal English to slang

  • Strachey — /ˈstreɪtʃi/ (say straychee) noun (Giles) Lytton /ˈlɪtn/ (say litn), 1880–1932, English writer and biographer …   Australian English dictionary

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