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.
Harriet Vane - This Oxford graduate attends Shrewsbury College before moving to London to write mystery novels.
Lord Peter Wimsey - This Oxford graduate is famous for solving murders and makes a marriage proposal which is accepted.
Annie Wilson - This character is a scout, or maid, at Shrewsbury and is a widow with two small children.
Mr. Reggie Pomfret - This student at Oxford makes a marriage proposal which is rejected.
Lord Gerald Saint-George - This character is the nephew of the main character.
Miss Barton - This character is...
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