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.
Don Benito Cerenoappears in Benito Cereno - This character is captain of a ship that was hijacked by the slaves who were its cargo.
Captain Amasa Delanoappears in Benito Cereno - This character is a ship's captain who rescues a fellow captain of a slave ship who is held prisoner.
Bartleby the Scrivenerappears in Bartleby the Scrivener - This character increasingly decides that he would "prefer not to."
The Lightning-Rod Manappears in The Lightning-Rod Man - This character sells protection from natural disaster.
Hautboyappears in The Fiddler - This character became...
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