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.
Donald Farfrae - This character manages the corn/hay department of one business, but later opens up his own successful corn/hay business.
The Furmity Woman - A shop owner in Weydon Priors that sells food laced with rum.
Elizabeth Jane Henchard - This character is first Introduced as a baby, but soon grows into adulthood. The character then marries a successful businessman who is the mayor of Casterbridge.
Michael Henchard - The main character who sustains from alcohol and becomes the mayor of Casterbridge before ill fates leave him in death alone.
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