Tropic of Cancer | Study Guide

Henry Miller

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Tropic of Cancer | Character Map

Henry Miller Impoverished writer; demands personal freedom; frequents prostitutes Van Norden Self-loathing writer; conceited sex addict; misogynist Carl Complaining writer; frequents prostitutes Tania Beautiful Russian woman Fillmore American diplomat; heavy drinker Boris Intellectual writer; hates his wife; resents other writers Mona Elegant but poor woman; sends money to Henry from America Friends Friends Takes care of ill Henry Friends Lovers Rescued by Henry from fiancée Spouses Collins Drunken sailor
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