Important Characters


Authors
Literary works
Important Characters


William Shakespeare
King Lear (Play) King Lear; Goneril; Regan; Cordelia
Hamlet (Play) Hamlet; Ophelia; Claudius; Gertrude
Othello (Play) Othello; Desdemona
Macbeth (Play) Macbeth; Lady Macbeth; Duncan; Banquo; Three Witches
Twelfth Night(Play) Viola; Duke Orsino; Malvolio; Olivia; Sebastian
Measure for Measure (Play) Isabella; Juliet; Lucio; Angelo; Claudio
The Tempest (Play) Prospero; Miranda; Ferdinand; Caliban; Ariel
Merchant of Venice (Play) Shylock; Portia; Antonio; Bassanio; Jessica


John Milton
Paradise Lost (Epic) Adam; Eve; Satan; Raphael; Michael.


Jane Austen
Pride and Prejudice (Novel) Mr. Darcy; Elizabeth Bennet; Jane Bennet; Charles Bingley; Mr. William Collins; Kitty Bennet; Lydia Bennet.


Charlotte Bronte
Jane Eyre (Novel) Jane Eyre; Edward Rochester; Georgiana; Reed; Bertha Mason; Helen Burns.


Aeschylus
Agamemnon (Play) Agamemnon; Clytemnestra; Cassandra; Aegisthus; Watchman.


Homer
The Iliad (Epic) Achilles; Hector; Agamemnon; Helen; Paris; Cassandra; Chraseis; Nestor; Priam; Menelaus; Apollo; Athena; Thelis.


Christopher Marlowe
Doctor Faustus (Play) Faustus; Mephistopheles; Cornelius; Good Angel; Bad Angel.


Thomas Hardy
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (Novel) Tess Durbeyfield; Alec d'urberville; Angel Clare.


Ben Jonson
Volpone (Play) Volpone; Mosca; Celia; Bonario; Lady Would-be; Corvino; Voltore.


William Congreve
The way of the World (Play) Mirabell; Millamant; Fainall; Mrs. Fainall; Lady Wishfort.


Daniel Defoe
Robinson Crusoe (Novel) Robinson Crusoe; Friday; Xury.


D H Lawrence
Sons and Lovers (Novel) Paul Morel; Gertrude Morel; William Morel; Annie Morel; Arthur Morel; Walter Morel.


George Bernard Shaw
Arms and the Man (Play) Captain Bluntschli; Raina Petkoff; Catherine Petkoff; Louka, Nicola.
Man and Superman (Play) Hector Malone; Ann White field; John Tanner; Medoza.


Earnest Hemingway
A Farewell to Arms (Novel) Lieutenant Frederic Henry; Catherine Barkley; Helen Ferguson; Lieutenant Rinaldi.


Emily Bronte
Wuthering Heights (Novel) Catherine Earnshaw; Cathy Linton; Edgar Linton; Heathcliff; Lockwood.


Lord Byron
Don Juan (Poem) Don Juan; Donna Inez; Donna Julia; Don Alfonso.


Sophocles
Oedipus Rex/ Oedipus the King (Play) Oedipus; Jocasta; Teiresias; Creon.


samuel Taylor Coleridge
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner (Poem) The Mariner; Wedding Guest; Albatross; The Nightmare; Life-in-Death.


Edward Morgan Forster
A Passage to India (Novel) Dr. Aziz; Cyril Fielding; Miss Adela Quested; Ronny Heaslop; Professor Godbole; Hamidullah; Mahmoud Ali; Stella Moore.


Jonathan Swift
Gulliver's Travels (Fiction) Gulliver; Blefuscudian; Brobding-nagians; Glumdalclitch; Houyhnhnms; Laputans; Liliputians; Yahoos.


Toni Morrison
The Bluest Eye (Novel) Pecola Breedlove; Claudia Macteer; Cholly Breedlove; Sammy Breedlove.


Joseph Conrad
Heart of Darkness (Novel) Marlow; Kurtz; Fresleven.


John Millington Synge
Riders to the Sea (Play) Maurya; Bartley; Cathleen; Nora.


Arthur Miller
Death of a Salesman (Play) Willy Loman; Biff Loman; Howard Wagner; Linda Loman; Happy Loman; Charley.


Leo Tolstoy
Anna Karenina (Novel) Anna Karenina; Alexis Karenin; Count Vronsky.


Charles Dickens
Oliver Twist (Novel) Oliver Twist; Fagin; Bill Sikes; Alexei Alexandrovich Karenin.
Great Expectations (Novel) Philip Pirrip (Pip); Mis Havisham; Estella.