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Literature Persons Characters

Catherine Earnshaw: Catherine Earnshaw was born at Wuthering Heights and was raised with her brother Hindley and Heathcliff, an orphan her father brought home. She is described as saucy and selfish. She falls in love with Heathcliff, but does not marry him because Hindley has degraded him after their...
Antigonus is a nobleman at the Silesian court, and the husband of Paulina. Leontes orders him to take the babe Perdita and leave her in a deserted place in Bohemia. Antigonus reluctantly does as he is told, but after he leaves the child he is killed by a bear.Archidamus is a...
Uncle Tom - is a slave who is the main character of the story. He is extremely pious and caring. He is willing to give up his wife and his family to save others. He loves beauty and lives his life to convert those around him to Christianity. Even...
We meet an extremely large cast of characters during The Two Towers; some of the most important include:Aragorn is the ranger (and so sometimes known as "Strider") who is also the heir to the throne of Gondor. He represents the best hopes of the Men of Middle-earth: the king...
Viola/Cesario: A girl in a shipwreck, Viola is rescued by the captain. She has a twin brother who she loves very much who she thinks died in the shipwreck. Forced to dress like a boy in order to get a position in a royal household, Viola takes on the...
Douglas is the man who tells the governess's tale at the Christmas Eve gathering. Douglas knew the governess, who had been his sister's governess after she left Bly. He describes her as "a most charming person."Flora is a beautiful little girl who the governess loves at first. But as time goes...
Job Anderson is the boatswain on the Hispaniola. He is one the mutineers, and is killed by Gray in the assault on the stockade.Billy Bones is the old seaman who stays at the Admiral Benbow inn, where he is known as the captain. He is a pirate who has acquired the...
Scout: Six-year-old Jean Louise "Scout" Finch narrates Mockingbird. A tomboy at heart, Scout works hard not to "act like a girl" by wearing overalls instead of dresses and beating up other children who antagonize her. Scout spends her days playing outside with her older brother, Jem, and her best...
Narrator: The Time Traveler is telling most of the book to the Narrator, but we only hear directly from the Narrator in the first, second, twelfth, and epilogue chapters.Time Traveler: He created the time machine and used it to travel through the Fourth Dimension into the year 807,701. The...
Janie Crawford: Janie is the novel's hero as she narrates her life story to her friend Pheoby Watson. From the beginning of her story under the pear tree Janie undergoes the process of self-discovery, as she evolves through her experiences with three distinctly different husbands. Janie defies convention, however,...
Prospero: A former Duke of Milan that was abandoned on an island with his young daughter so his brother could have his title. Years later, for revenge, he draws up a tempest and strands everyone on a ship on the island as well. He's developed a wealth of spirit servants...
Christopher Sly: a beggar who falls into a drunken stupor. A lord finds him and makes him the center of an elaborate gag.Lord: a man that plays the joke on the beggar. It's his household in which the players come to show the play that commences.Page: boy who the...
(Lady) Brett Ashley. Brett is a British woman who is divorced from an English nobleman and engaged to marry a poor Scotch aristocrat and veteran of World War I (Mike). She seems to circulate freely on a limited allowance from her divorce, and, though she is engaged to Mike,...
Billy Pilgrim: Billy is the protagonist of the novel. He is unstuck in time and travels to different moments in his life. He grew up a fearful child and was taken prisoner by the Germans during WWII. Billy was working as prison labor in Dresden when an allied bombing...
Hester Prynne: A beautiful puritan woman full of strong passions, Hester Prynne is the main character in the story.  Employed as the village seamstress, she is strong and caring, helping anyone she can when he or she are in need.  With a penitent heart, Hester travels through the story becoming only...
Silas Marner: Silas is the main character and protagonist of the story. When shunned from his town and church after being falsely accused of robbery, Silas is forced to migrate to another town, Raveloe, where he lives as a hermit weaver. Soon his small fortune of gold becomes an...