This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Effi von Innstetten née Briest - This character is the novel's protagonist.
Geert von Innstetten - This character is a Landrat.
The von Briests - These characters have an estate in Hohen-Cremmin.
Dagobert Briest - This character is a lieutenant in the Alexander Regiment.
The Chinaman - This character is only seen in a small picture in the Innstetten's home.
Christel - This character is a cook in Kessin.
Major Crampas - This character dies in the dunes of Kessin.
Friedrich - This character is a butler in Kessin.
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