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Arne

Thomas (Augustine). 1710--78, English composer, noted for his setting of Shakespearean songs and for his song Rule Britannia
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Arne

blinded by stepfather Desmontes after he learned she had been raped and was pregnant. [Gk. Myth.: Howe, 39]
See: Rape
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