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People/Characters: Dorcas

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The Anatomy of Ghosts by Andrew Taylor
And Then He Kissed Her by Laura Lee Guhrke
Beasts by Joyce Carol Oates
The Book of the New Sun by Gene Wolfe
The Case Has Altered by Martha Grimes
The Claw of the Conciliator by Gene Wolfe
Death Comes to the Village by Catherine LloydMrs. Cobbins' niece
Diggers by Terry Pratchett
Eternal Deception by Jane SteenSeminary servant
Havoc, in its Third Year by Ronan Bennett
The Heirs of Hammerfell by Marion Zimmer Bradleynot in English Common Knowledge
Jazz by Toni Morrison
Miss Buncle by D. E. Stevenson
Miss Buncle Married by D. E. Stevenson
Miss Buncle's Book by D. E. Stevenson
The Mysterious Affair at Styles by Agatha Christie
A Place for Us by Harriet Evans
Rose Madder by Stephen King
I Saw Three Ships by Elizabeth Goudge
Shadow & Claw: The First Half of The Book of the New Sun by Gene Wolfe
The Shadow of the Torturer by Gene Wolfe
Stranger in a Strange Land by Robert A. Heinlein
Sword & Citadel: The Second Half of The Book of the New Sun by Gene Wolfe
The Sword of the Lictor by Gene Wolfe
Uppity Women of Ancient Times by Vicki Leon

Character description

1.) (Fictitious character) In the House of Closed Doors series by Jane Steen, Dorcas is one of the servants and ex-slaves employed at the Eternal Light Seminary. Dr. Adema made a point of hiring ex-slaves because he knew they needed jobs. Dorcas has a daughter, Bella.

2.) Dorcas is a maid at Styles, in Agatha Christie's The Mysterious Affair at Styles

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