Adam Ewing - This character is a nineteenth century California notary, sent to the South Pacific to find the legatee of a will.
Henry Goose - This character is an English doctor, although he is really a conman.
Autua - This character first appears as a native who is being flogged on the Chatham Islands.
Robert Frobisher - This character is a young Englishman who is disowned by his father, kicked out of the University and has an army of creditors after him.
Vyvyan Ayrs - This character is the master of Chateau Zedelgheim, an aging and infirm composer, whose works are played and praised throughout Europe.
Jocasta van Outryve de Crommelynck - This character is the wife of a composer.
Eva van Outryve de Crommelynck Ayrs - This character is the seventeen-year old daughter who spends her weekdays with a family in nearby Bruges while she...
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