At a Glance

  • Sergeant-Major Morris, an English soldier who brings the enchanted monkey's paw back from India.
  • Mr. White, an ordinary, conservative man whose curiosity leads him to wish on the paw despite warnings from Sergeant-Major Morris.
  • Mrs. White, a loving, reserved woman who asks her husband to bring their son back to life.
  • Herbert White, who dies in a factory accident.


(Short Stories for Students)

See Mr. White

See Sergeant-Major Morris

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