Missing Word: Literary Character References

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Can you name the missing names from early character expositions in famous novels?

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Expository PassageCharacter* (alphabetical)Title / Author
____'s been in colleges, as well as 'mong the cannibals; been used to deeper wonders than the waves; fixed his fiery lance in mightier, stranger foes than whales.
… ____, her sister-in-law, was the wife of one of the most important personages in Petersburg, and was a Petersburg grande dame.
'_____?' said Mr Beaver. 'Why, don't you know? He's the King. He's the Lord of the whole wood, but not often here, you understand. Never in my time…'
We lived on the main residential street in town -- _______, Jem and I, plus Calpurnia our cook. Jem and I found our father satisfactory: he played with us, read to us…
…. something quite exceptional was being planned for that autumn. _____ was going to be eleventy-one, 111, a rather curious number and a very respectable age...
_______ lived in the midst of the great Kansas prairies, with Uncle Henry, who was a farmer, and Aunt Em, who was the farmer's wife.
… I understood that my man ______ had formerly been among the savages who used to come on shore on the farther part of the island, on the same man-eating occasions…
… my eyes fell on ______ standing alone on the marble steps and looking from one group to another with approving eyes. His tanned skin was drawn attractively tight on his face…
Perhaps it had something to do with living in a dark cupboard, but _____ had always been small and skinny for his age.
When strangers looked curiously at the scarlet letter -- and none ever failed to do so, -- they branded it afresh in ______'s soul…
___ knowed all kinds of signs. He said he knowed most everything. I said it looked to me like all the signs was about bad luck, and so I asked him if there warn't any good-luck…
________, the eldest of the four, was sixteen, and very pretty, being plump and fair, with large eyes, plenty of soft brown hair, a sweet mouth, and white hands…
________ was a large, rather fierce-looking Berkshire boar, the only Berkshire on the farm, not much of a talker, but with a reputation for getting his own way.
________ intended to marry--and marry Ashley--and she was willing to appear demure, pliable and scatterbrained, if those were the qualities that attracted men.
External heat and cold had little influence on _______. No warmth could warm, no wintry weather chill him. No wind that blew was bitterer than he...
______ was one of the wild, leaping horde. His brown, sweat-streaked, muscular body, glistening in the moonlight, shone supple and graceful among the uncouth, awkward, hairy brutes

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