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.
Joseph Andrews - This character is the protagonist who is industrious, honest, chaste, and travels a lot.
Parson Abraham Adams - This character is the clergyman and an excellent scholar.
Shamela Andrews - This character refuses to have sex with a partner before marriage and then sleeps with another.
Fanny Goodwill - This character is a beautiful, young person that the protagonist loves.
Mr. Wilson - This character offers hospitality to the main characters when they travel and lost a child to gypsies.
Mr. Booby - This character is an employer...
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