HEDDA TESMAN, his wife.
MISS JULIANA TESMAN, his aunt.
BERTA, servant at the Tesmans.
*Tesman, whose Christian name in the original is "Jorgen," is described as
"stipendiat i kulturhistorie"--that is to say, the holder of a scholarship for purposes
of research into the History of Civilisation.
**In the original "Assessor."
The scene of the action is Tesman's villa, in the west end of Christiania.