Sense and Sensibility | Study Guide

Jane Austen

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Sense and Sensibility | Character Map

Generous friend, adviser Generous friend, adviser Marianne Dashwood Gentlewoman; romantic, emotional Indiscreet lovers Marries Patron Secretly engaged False friend Sisters Lucy Steele Pretty, conniving, money- hungry young woman Elinor Dashwood Gentlewoman; sets example of reason, restraint Marries Romantic adviser John Willoughby Selfish squanderer; proves untrustworthy Colonel Brandon Gentleman; responsible, kind guardian Edward Ferrars Gentleman seeking ordination; shy, kind, loyal to a fault Mrs. Jennings Kind, would-be matchmaker
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