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literary characters

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Hamlet
Claudius, Gertrude, Polonius, Horatio, Ophelia, Laertes
Macbeth
Banquo, Malcolm, The Three Witches, Fleance, King Duncan, Thane of Glamis and Cawdor
King Lear
Cordelia, Goneril, Regan, Gloucester, Edgar
Othello
Desdomona, Iago, Michael Cassio, Emilia, Bianca, Roderigo
The Tempest
Prospero, Miranda, Caliban, Ferdinand, Alonso, Sebastian, Ariel
Moby Dick
Ishmael, Ahab, Starbuck, Queequeg, Stubb, Tashtego
The Great Gatsby
Nick Carraway, Jay, Daisy Buchanan, Tom, Myrtle Wilson
Don Quixote
Rocinate, Sancho Panza, Dulcinea
Jane Eyre
Edward Rochester, St. John Rivers, The Reeds, Bessie Lee, Mr. Lloyd, Helen Burns, Mr. Brocklehurst, Maria Temple
Iliad
Achilles, Agamemnon, Patroclus, Odyseus, Diomedes, Great Ajax, Nestor, Menelaus
Pride and Prejudice
The Bennets, Fitzwilliam Darcy, Charles Bingley, Lydia
1984
Winston Smith, Julia, O'Brien, Big Brother, Mr. Charrington, Syme, Parsons, Emmanuel Goldstein
Ulysses
The Blooms, The Dedalus's, Malachi (Buck) Mulligan, Haines, Hugh (Blazes) Boylan
Romeo and Juliet
Mercutio, Benvolio, the Montegues, the Capulets, Tybalt, Friar Lawrence, Paris, Balthasar, Prince Escalus, the Nurse
The Merchant of Venice
Shylock, Portia, Antonio, Bassanio, Gratiano, Jessica, Lorenzo, Nerissa
Paradise Lost
Satan, Adam, Eve, Beelzebub, Belial, Mammon, Mulciber, Moloch, Uriel, Abdiel, Raphael, Sin, Death, Michael
The Canterbury Tales
The Knight, The Wife of Bath, The Pilgrims, The Summoner, The Host, The Parson, The Clerk, The Manciple, The Shipman
Huckleberry Finn
Widow Douglas, Miss Watson, Jim, Pap, the duke, the dauphin, Judge Thatcher, the Grangerfords
The Scarlet Letter
Hester Prynne, Pearl, Roger Chillingworth, Reverend Dimmesdale, Governor Dimmesdale, Mistress Hibbins, Reverend Wilson
A Streetcar Named Desire
Blanche Dubois, Stella and Stanley Kowalski, Harold "Mitch" Mitchell, Eunice, Allan Grey, Shep Huntleigh
Our Town
George Gibbs, Emily Webb, Dr. Gibbs, Mrs. Soames, Simon Stimson, Howie Newsome, Joe Crowell Jr.
Tom Sawyer
Aunt Polly, Becky Thatcher, Joe Harper, Sid, Mary, Muff Potter, Dr. Robinson, The Widow Douglas, Mr. Jones
Crime and Punishment
Raskolnikov, Alyona Ivanova, Lizaveta, Sonya, Porfiry
The Red Badge of Courage
Henry Fleming, Jim Conklin, Wilson
Candide
Cunegonde, Pangloss, Baron Thunder-ten-tronkh
Les Miserables
Jean Valjean, Javert, Fantine, Cosette, Marius Pontmercy, Eponine, Thenardier, Enjolras, Gavroche
Anna Karenina
Stepan Oblonsky, Vronsky, Levin, "Kitty", "Stiva", "Dolly", "Kostya"
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Puck, Oberon, Titania, Lysander, Demetrius, Hermia, Helena, Egeus, Theseus, Hippolyta, Nick Bottom, Peter Quince, Francis Flute
Pygmalion
Professor Henry Higgins, Eliza Doolittle, Colonel Pickering, Alfred Doolittle, Mrs. Higgins, Freddy Eynsford Hill
Julius Ceasar
Calpurnia, Octavius, Marcus Antonius, Aemilius Lepidus, Cicero, Marcus Brutus, Cassius, Casca, Trebonius, Portia, Flavius, Marullus
War and Peace
Anna Scherer, Pierre Bezukhov, Andrew Bolkonski, Lise Bolkonski, Prince Bolkonski, Mary Bolkonskaya, Mademoiselle Bourienne, Julie Karagina, Count Ilya Rostov, Countess Natalya Rostava, Kuragin(a), Nicholas Rostov
The Three Musketeers
D'Artagnan, Athos, Aramis, Porthos, Lady de Winter, Madame and Monsieur Bonacieux, Monsieur de Treville, King Louis XIII, Cardinal Richelieu
A Farewell to Arms
Lieutenant Frederic Henry, Catherine Barkley, Rinaldi, the priest, Helen Ferguson, Miss Gage, Miss Van Campen, Dr. Valentini, Count Greffi, Ettore Moretti, Gino, Ralph Simmons, Emilio, Bonello
Vanity Fair
Amelia Sedley, Becky Sharp, Rawdon Crawley, Sir Pitt Crawley, Miss Matilda Crawley, George Osborn, William Dobbin, Jos Sedley
To Kill a Mockingbird
Jean Louise "Scout" Finch, Atticus Finch, Jeremy Atticus "Jem" Finch, Arthur "Boo" Radley, Bob Ewell, Charles Baker "Dill" Harris, Mr. and Mrs. Cunningham
For Whom the Bell Tolls
Robert Jordan, Pablo, Pilar, Maria, Anselmo, Fernando, Primitivo, Rafael, Andres, Eladio, El Sordo (Santiago)
The Grapes of Wrath
Tom Joad, Ma Joad, Pa Joad, Jim Casey, Rose of Sharon, Ivy and Sairy Wilson, Uncle John, Floyd Knowles, Muley Graves, Agnes Wainwright
Lolita
Humbert Humbert, Dolores Haze, Annabel Leigh, Charlotte Haze, Clare Quilty
A Tale of Two Cities
Dr. Alexandre and Lucie Manette, Sydney Carton, Charles Darnay, Monsieur and Madame Defarge, Jacques, The Vengeance, The Mender of Roads, Jarvis Lorry, Miss Pross, Jerry Cruncher, John Barsad, Gabelle
Little Women
Josephine, Meg, Beth, and Amy March, Laurie Laurence, Marmee, Frederick Bhaer, Hannah, Daisy, Demi, Mrs. Kirke, the Hummels, Fred Vaughn, Annie and Ned Moffat, Esther
As You Like It
Duke Frederick, Rosalind, Celia, Touchstone, Le Beau, Charles, Duke Senior, Jaques, Amiens, Oliver and Jacques and Orlando de Bois, Phebe, Silvius, Audrey, Corin, Sir Oliver Martext
Aeneid
Dido, Turnus, Ascanius, Anchises, Creusa, Sinon, Latinus, Lavinia, Amata, Evander, Pallas, Drances, Camilia, Juturna, Achates
Odyssey
Telemachus, Penelope, Athena, Poseidon, Zeus, Antinous, Eurymachus, Amphinomus, Eumaeus, Eurycleia, Melanthius, Melantho, Calypso, Polyphemus, Circe, Laertes
Heart of Darkness
Marlow, Kurtz, General Manager, Brickmaker, Chief Accountant, Pilgrims, Russian Trader, Helmsman, Aunt, Fresleven
Pilgrim's Progress
Christian, Evangelist, Pliable, Help, Obstinate, Worldly Wiseman, Formalist, Hypocrisy, Discretion, Piety, Prudence, Charity, The Interpreter, Apollyon, Shining Ones, Faithful, Talkative, Mr. By-Ends, Madam Bubble
David Copperfield
Agnes Wickfield, James Steerforth, Clara Peggotty, Little Em'ly, Uriah Heep, Miss Betsey Trotwood, Dora Spenlow, Mr. and Mrs. Wilkins Micawber, Tommy Traddles
One Hundred Years of Solitude
Jose Arcadio Buendia, Ursula Iguaran, Amaranta, Colonel Aureliano Buendia, Remedios Moscote, Jose Aracadio, Rebeca, Gaston, Meme, Melquiades, Petra Cotes
Antigone
Creon, Ismene, Haemon, Nurse, Chorus, Jonas, Second and Third Guard, Messanger, Page, Eurydice
Faust
Mephistopheles, Gretchen, Helen of Troy
The Count of Monte Cristo
Edmond Dantes, Lord Wilmore, Abbe Busoni, Sinbad the Sailor, Mercedes, Abbe Faria, Fernand Modego, Baron Danglars, Caderousse, Gerard de Villefort, Peppino
A Doll's House
Nora, Torvald Helmer, Krogstad, Mrs. Linde, Dr. Rank, Bob, Emmy, and Ivar, Anne-Marie
Robinson Crusoe
Friday, the Portuguese Captain, the Spaniard, Xury, the widow
Animal Farm
Napoleon, Snowball, Boxer, Squealer, Old Major, Clover, Moses, Mollie, Benjamin, Muriel, Mr. Jones, Mr. Frederick, Mr. Pilkington, Mr. Whymper, Jessie and Bluebell, Minimus
The Call of the Wild
Buck, John Thornton, Spitz, Froncois, Perrault, Hal, Mercedes, Charles, Dave, Sol-leks, Curly, Judge Miller, Manuel
Much Ado About Nothing
Beatrice, Benedick, Claudio, Hero, Don Pedro, Leonato, Don John, Margaret, Borachio, Conrade, Dogberry, Verges, Antonio, Balthasar, Ursula
The Glass Menagerie
Amanda and Laura and Tom, and Mr. Wingfield, Jim O'Connor
The Crucible
John Proctor, Abigail Williams, Reverend John Hale, Elizabeth Proctor, Reverend Parris, Rebecca Nurse, Francis Nurse, Judge Danforth, Giles Corey, Thomas Putnam, Ann Putnam, Tituba, Herrick, Ezekiel Cheever
Brave New World
John, Bernard Marx, Helmholtz Watson, Lenina Crowne, Mustapha Mond, Fanny Crowne, Henry Foster, Linda, The Director, The Arch-Community-Songster, The Warden, John the Savage, Pope
Beowulf
King Hrothgar, Grendel, the dragon, Shield Sheafson, Halfdane, Wealhtheow, Unferth, Hrethric, Hrothmund, Hrothulf, Aeschere, Hygelac, Wiglaf
The Sun Also Rises
Jake Barnes, Lady Brett Ashley, Robert Cohn, Bill Gorton, Mike Campbell, Pedro Romero, Montoya, Frances Clyne, Count Mippipopolous, Wilson-Harris, Georgette, Belmonte, Harvey Stone
The Jungle
Jurgis Rudkus, Ona Lukoszaite, Teta Elzbeita Lukoszaite, Marija Berczynskas, Phil Connor, Dede Antanas Rudku, Jonas, Jack Duane, Miss Henderson, Tommy Hinds, Ostrinski, Nicholas Schiemann, Mike Scully, Jokubas Szedvilas
Twelfth Night
Viola, Orsino, Olivia, Sebastian, Malvolio, Fool, Sir Toby Belch, Maria, Sir Andrew, Antonio, Valentine and Curio, Fabian, Captain
Great Expectations
Pip, Estalla, Miss Havisham, Abel Magwitch ("The Convict"), Joe Gargery, Jaggers, Herbert Pocket, Wemmick, Biddy, Dolge Orlick, Mrs. Joe, Uncle Pumblehook, Compeyson, Bentley Drummle, Molly, Mr.Wopsle, Startop, Miss Skiffins
Oliver Twist
Fagin, Nancy, Rose Maylie, Mr. Brownlow, Monks, Bill Sykes, Mr. Bumble, Agnes Fleming, Mr. Leeford, Mr. Losberne, Mrs. Maylie, Tom Chitling