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Jude the Obscure | Study Guide

Thomas Hardy

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Jude the Obscure | Character Map

Jude Fawley Ambitious, sensitive dreamer; aspires to great learning Richard Phillotson Compassionate, courageous man; makes sacrifices for his wife Sue Bridehead Sensitive, free-thinking rebel; ambivalent about sexual love Arabella Donn Coarse, unscrupulous woman; gets what she wants Father Time Depressed, sensitive, mature child; wracked by life's sorrows Lovers and soulmates Rivals Spouses Aquaintances Rivals Mother Stepmother Spouses Son Father
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