Published in 1817, Jane Austen's Persuasion appeared after the death of the beloved author
Authorship: Jane Austen (1775-1817)
Publish Year: 1817
Total Chapters: 24
Cast of Characters:
Miss Anne Elliot - Middle daughter to Sir Walter Elliot, Baronet.
Captain Frederick Wentworth - Officer in the Royal Navy, brother of Mrs. Croft.
Lady Russell - friend of the Elliot family, closest to Anne.
Mr. William Elliot - cousin of Anne and heir to the Elliot's Baronet title and Kellynch Hall.
Miss Lousia Musgrove - sister of Charles Musgrove
Sir Walter Elliot - father of Anne
Miss Elizabeth Elliot - eldest daughter of Sir Walter, sister to Anne.
Mrs. Mary Musgrove - youngest daughter of Sir Walter, sister to Anne.
Mr. Charles Musgrove - husband of Mary, brother-in-law to Anne.
Miss Henrietta Musgrove - sister of Charles Musgrove
Mr. Shepherd - lawyer/solicitor for Sir Walter when deciding on financial issues, father of Mrs. Clay.
Mrs. Clay - widowed friend of Elizabeth Elliot, daughter of Mr. Shepherd.
Admiral Croft - renting tenant of Kellylynch Hall, Anne's home.
Mrs. Croft - wife of Admiral Croft, sister of Captain Frederick Wentworth.
Mr. Charles Hayter - cousin of Charles, Louisa and Henrietta Musgrove.
Captain James Benwick - friend of Captain Wentworth
Captain Harville - friend of Captain Wentworth
Mrs. Harville - wife of Captain Harville
Mrs. Smith - widowed school friend of Anne
Lady Dalrymple - noble cousin of Sir Walter
Miss Carteret - daughter of Lady Dalrymple, cousin of Sir Walter