Excellent Women Characters

This Study Guide consists of approximately 35 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Excellent Women.
This section contains 654 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Excellent Women Study Guide

Mildred Lathbury

Mildred Lathbury is an unmarried woman just over the age of 30. She is of medium height and build with mousy brown hair and an average appearance. Mildred's clothes tend to be very conservative and over-sized.

Mildred was raised in a country vicarage. Mr. Lathbury, Mildred's father, was a clergyman. Mildred is the only child. As the daughter of a pastor, Mildred was expected to serve the church and the members of the parish. Others' needs came before the Lathburys' own, a characteristic that has been ingrained in Mildred since the day she was born.

Mildred's mother died several years before, and Mr. Lathbury followed two years later. Mildred took care of her father while he was ill. After Mr. Lathbury died, Mildred decided to move to London to experience all the city has to offer. Although Mildred has moved to the city, Mildred still possesses many mannerisms...

(read more)

This section contains 654 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Excellent Women Study Guide
Copyrights
Gale
Excellent Women from Gale. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook