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.
Madame Aubain - This character had to sell several properties upon the death of her spouse due to significant debt.
Félicité - This character is a faithful servant and the central character of the story.
Loulou - When this character dies, the body is stuffed and becomes an object of adoration.
Madame - See Madame Aubain.
Parrot - See Loulou.
Paul - This character is sent away to school in Caen at a young age.
Theodore - This character marries a wealthy elderly person in order to avoid conscription into...
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