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Les Misrables Book 1 Fantine Chapters 1-4 Characters -Monsieur MyrielMonseigneur Bienvenu A widower become priest who is extremely generous and giving to the less fortunate -Mademoiselle Baptistine The sister of Monsieur Myriel -Madame Magloire The housekeeper of Monsieur Myriel who is very disturbed at finding that the silver is stolen -Jean Valjean A recently discharged prison inmate who loved his family so much that he stole for them and was sent to jail for this Valjean is viewed as a criminal by most people although he is actually a good person on the inside -Tholomyes Listolier Fameuil and Blacheville Four students who play a terrible joke on their girlfriends -Fantine Zphine Dahlia and Favourite The girlfriends of the four students Fantine is pregnant with Tholomyes child so when Tholomyes leaves she feels terribly depressed -Cosette Daughter of Fantine -Thnardiers- The people who agree to care for Cosette Fantine is away Main Ideas -Jean Valjean is released from prison turned away by the innkeeper and then talks to a woman who directs him to Monseigneur Bienvenus house - Jean Valjean is allowed to spend the night at Monseigneur Bienvenus house - Jean Valjean wakes up in the middle of the night and steals the plates and silver -Monseigneur Bienvenu lies to the police and tells them that he gave Jean Valjean the silver He then gives Jean Valjean the candlesticks as well -Four students play a nasty trick on their girlfriends leaving them and returning home - Fantine has a child by Tholomyes so is very upset in secret about his leaving -Fantine hands over Cosette to the Thnardiers Connection Victor Hugo criticizes the Catholic Church of France at this time An example of this is when Monseigneur Bienvenu sees that the hospital next store to his residence is extremely small in comparison to his residence Although Monseigneur Bienvenu switches quarters this portrayal shows that the Catholic Church was rich and had
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