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For example: The Invisible Man Novel cbse class 12 character sketches of The Invisible Man, Mrs Hall, Mr Hall, Mr Teddy Henfrey, Mr Cuss, Mr Bunting, Mr Jaffers, Mr Marvel, Hunchback, Dr Kemp, Colonel Adye, Mr Heelas and many more The Invisible Man Novel cbse class 12 plot summary, Chapter Wise Summary and Analysis of The Invisible Man Novel CBSE class 12 The Invisible Man Novel Complete and important study material The Canterville Ghost’s charactersMain characters: The ghost, Virginia and Mr. Otis
Secondary characters:Washington, Mrs. Otis, the twins, Duke of Chesire and Lord Canterville, Mrs. Umney, gypsies an Rev Augustus Dampier. If we consider this story as a fairy tale, we can define the characters by means of their functions, the typical ones of the traditional stories according to the famous categories devised by Propp and the structural literary analysis.
Characters in chapters 1 to 4Functions: Protagonist:Mr. Otis Antagonist:the ghost Object:to turn out the ghost Protagonist’s he…

Canterville Ghost Summary 3

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The Canterville Ghost, by Oscar Wilde, begins when Mr. Otis and his family come to live in the Canterville Chase, even though they were advised not to, by Lord Canterville. The latter is of the opinion that the Canterville Chase is haunted. Mr. Otis says that he will take the furniture as well as the Ghost at valuation.

The Otis family consists of Mrs. and Mr. Otis, their daughter Virginia, their twin sons and their eldest son, Washington. Mrs. Umney is the housekeeper and the Duke of Cheshire, who wants to marry Virginia. Shortly after they start living in the house, no one can deny …

Canterville Ghost Summary 2

The Invisible Man Novel cbse class 12 character sketches of The Invisible Man, Mrs Hall, Mr Hall, Mr Teddy Henfrey, Mr Cuss, Mr Bunting, Mr Jaffers, Mr Marvel, Hunchback, Dr Kemp, Colonel Adye, Mr Heelas and many more The Invisible Man Novel cbse class 12 plot summary, Chapter Wise Summary and Analysis of The Invisible Man Novel CBSE class 12 The Invisible Man Novel Complete and important study material"The Canterville Ghost" is a short story by Oscar Wilde which contains elements of both horror and comedy. It was first published in the magazine The Court and Society Review in 1887 and was republished in an anthology of Wilde's works, Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories in 1891.

The plot is set in motion when the American Otis family move into the old English country house Canterville Chase. They are warned that the house is haunted before they move in but are unconcerned at first. They soon accept that the ghost is real but are not frightened by it…

The canterville ghost review

The Invisible Man Novel cbse class 12 character sketches of The Invisible Man, Mrs Hall, Mr Hall, Mr Teddy Henfrey, Mr Cuss, Mr Bunting, Mr Jaffers, Mr Marvel, Hunchback, Dr Kemp, Colonel Adye, Mr Heelas and many more The Invisible Man Novel cbse class 12 plot summary, Chapter Wise Summary and Analysis of The Invisible Man Novel CBSE class 12 The Invisible Man Novel Complete and important study materialThe Canterville Ghost is a short story by Oscar Wilde. Like many works of literature, the story first appeared in a magazine, The Court and Society Review in February 1887. When the story starts, the American minister, Mr Hiram B. Otis has purchased Canterville Chase, an English country house. Otis is warned by Lord Canterville that the house is haunted, but he doesn’t believe in ghosts. Related Posts Canterville Ghost Summary 1
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Canterville Ghost Summary 1

The Invisible Man Novel cbse class 12 character sketches of The Invisible Man, Mrs Hall, Mr Hall, Mr Teddy Henfrey, Mr Cuss, Mr Bunting, Mr Jaffers, Mr Marvel, Hunchback, Dr Kemp, Colonel Adye, Mr Heelas and many more The Invisible Man Novel cbse class 12 plot summary, Chapter Wise Summary and Analysis of The Invisible Man Novel CBSE class 12 The Invisible Man Novel Complete and important study material Canterville ghost, as the title suggests is a ghost story, byOscar Wilde. Very frequently we read horror literature which includes terrifying ghosts and follows a general format which begins with a dark setting followed by a slow insulation of fear and humans are frightened by the ghosts as they have an evident upper hand. But Canterville ghost was the first of its kind I've ever read where a ghost is intimidated by humans so much so that he confines himself to his chamber.

On the surface the story presents an old manor house, Canterville Chase which is haunted by the ghost of Sir S…

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About The Author - Oscar Wilde

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Oscar Wilde, or Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde, was born on 16th October 1854. He was the son of William Wilde (later knighted), a surgeon, and Jane Francesca Elgee, a writer who used the pseudonym Speranza. Wilde attended both Trinity College in Dublin and Oxford University, and later settled in London. He was an Irish poet and dramatist. Wilde wrote many plays including, according to many critics, the best comedy play of the nineteenth century, the farce The Importance of Being Earnest. Wilde also wrote fairy stories, short stories and one novel. Wilde was born i…

About the novel

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The Canterville Ghost


"He met with a severe fall" - Illustration by Wallace Goldsmith of the effects of a butter slide set up by the twins as part of their campaign of practical jokes against the ghost. "The Canterville Ghost" is a popular short story by Oscar Wilde, widely adapted for the screen and stage. It was the first of Wilde's stories to be published, appearing in the magazine The Court and Society Review in February 1887. It was later included in a collection of short stories entitled Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories in 1891.

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