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Charlotte Dacre

Charlotte Dacre, born Charlotte King, was an English author of Gothic novels. Most references today are given as Charlotte Dacre, but she first wrote under the pseudonym "Rosa Matilda" and later adopted a second pseudonym to confuse her critics. She became Charlotte Byrne on her marriage to Nicholas Byrne in 1815.

English - Author | 1771 - 1841

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Actual Books Disciplined Enticement Half Imaginary Mind Object Poison Resist Hide All Subtle World Less More Hide All See All
There is no allurement or enticement, actual or imaginary, which a well-disciplined mind may not surmount. The wish to resist more than half accomplishes the object.
I know that there is not in the world a more subtle poison than that which is extracted from and administered by books. — © Charlotte Dacre
I know that there is not in the world a more subtle poison than that which is extracted from and administered by books.
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