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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes


by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

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Minor Characters in "The Noble Bachelor"

Character Analysis

  • Lord Robert St. Simon – Holmes's client, a nobleman whose wife has disappeared about ten minutes after their wedding.
  • Hatty Doran – The missing wife, and the daughter of an American millionaire.
  • Flora Miller – A dancer with whom St. Simon had an affair before marrying Doran.
  • Aloysius Doran – Hatty's father.
  • Francis Hay Moulton – Doran's first love, long presumed dead, who turns up again the morning of her wedding to St. Simon.