Summary and Analysis: Book VI, Cantos vii-xii
Brigands: Lowly thieves who prey on shepherds or anyone else they can.
Claribell: Bellamour’s love, who bore him a child left for dead outdoors.
Colin: A shepherd and musician.
Coridon: The shepherd most in love with Pastorell.
Disdain: A giant who punishes Mirabella according to Cupid’s dictate.
Lord Bellamour: The goodly Knight to whose castle Calidore brings Pastorell.
Meliboe: Pastorell’s father, a good man who disdains money.
Mirabella: A hard-hearted but beautiful woman who lets many men die out of longing for her.
Pastorell: A beautiful maid honored by shepherds and maids alike....
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