Bartleby the Scrivener | Study Guide

Herman Melville

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The narrator The narrator is a well-to-do lawyer who works on Wall Street. Read More
Bartleby Bartleby is employed as a scrivener for the narrator. Read More
Turkey Turkey is employed as a scrivener for the narrator. Read More
Nippers Nippers is employed as a scrivener for the narrator. Read More
Ginger Nut Ginger Nut is employed as an office boy for the narrator. Read More
The grub-man The grub-man is the cook at the prison where Bartleby is taken.
The landlord The landlord owns the building where the narrator has an office. He tries to get the lawyer to take responsibility for Bartleby, and eventually has Bartleby arrested.
Mr. B. Mr. B. moves into the office that the narrator has vacated.
Nippers's clients Nippers's clients are seedy-looking men who show up at the narrator's office to see him.
The tenants The tenants share the office building the narrator was in before he left for a new building.
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