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date: 17 February 2020

Zamorna, Duke of (Arthur Augustus Adrian Wellesley, Marquis of Douro, King of Angria), 

Source:
The Oxford Companion to the Brontes
Author(s):

Christine Alexander

occasional early pseudonym of Charlotte Brontë and eldest son of the Duke of Wellington whom he replaces as Charlotte's favourite character. In the early juvenilia Zamorna (then Douro) is a young Apollo, noble and talented; a poet, soldier, and statesman, who is fatally attractive to women. At first he is the godlike antithesis to the Duke of ... ...

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