Oliver Twist

Characters

  • Oliver Twist – a waif
  • Fagin – a criminal gang boss of young boys
  • Nancy – a prostitute
  • Rose Maylie – Oliver's maternal aunt
  • Mrs Lindsay Maylie – Harry Maylie's mother. Rose Maylie's adoptive aunt
  • Mr. Brownlow – a kindly gentleman who takes Oliver in
  • Monks – a sickly criminal, a cohort of Fagin's
  • Mr Bumble – a beadle in the parish workhouse where Oliver was born
  • Bill Sikes – a professional burglar
  • Agnes Fleming – Oliver's mother
  • Mr. Leeford – Oliver's and Monks's father
  • Mr. Losberne – Mrs Maylie's family doctor
  • Harry Maylie – Mrs Maylie's son
  • The Artful Dodger – Fagin's most adept pickpocket
  • Charley Bates – a pickpocket
  • Old Sally – a nurse who attended Oliver's birth
  • Mrs. Corney – matron at Oliver's workhouse
  • Noah Claypole – a cowardly bully, Sowerberry's apprentice
  • Charlotte – the Sowerberrys' maid
  • Toby Crackit – an associate of Fagin and Sikes
  • Mrs Bedwin – Mr Brownlow's housekeeper
  • Bull's Eye – Bill Sikes's vicious dog
  • Monks's mother – an heiress
  • Mr. Sowerberry – an undertaker
  • Mrs. Sowerberry – Mr Sowerberry's wife
  • Mr. Grimwig – a friend of Mr Brownlow's
  • Mr. Giles – Mrs Maylie's butler
  • Mr. Brittles – Mrs Maylie's handyman
  • Mrs. Mann – superintendent of Oliver's workhouse
  • Mr Gamfield – a chimney sweep
  • Bet – a prostitute
  • Mr. Fang – a magistrate
  • Barney – a Jewish criminal cohort of Fagin
  • Duff and Blathers – two incompetent policemen
  • Tom Chitling – one of Fagin's gang members

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