List of Characters

(in order of importance)

Will Abbey A young English sailor
Hatatai A young native Tahitian girl
Anita Considine A young English-Tahitian girl
Edward Considine An English trader in the South Seas
George Clowes An English vanilla grower
Aro A Tahitian aristocrat
Tatai Hatatai's father
Metua Hatatai's mother
Otai Aro's henchman
Tahitian shopkeepers and customers, sailors, choir, wives of Clowes, Aro's followers, French troops, customers in tavern, in all a cast of about twenty-three.