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Fictional Old Etonians

The following characters appear in works of fiction and are represented as Old Etonians.

Bertram, Edmund: Mansfield Park by Jane Austen
Bond, James (also at Fettes), and M (?): various by Ian Fleming
Coningsby (and Lord Vere, Millbank, etc.): Coningsby by Disraeli
Crimsworth, William: The Professor by Charlotte Brontë
Darcy, Mark: Bridget Jones’s Diary by Helen Fielding
de Beaujolais, Major Henri (and Mr George Lawrence): Beau Geste by P.C. Wren
Flyte, Lord Sebastian and others: Brideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
Greystoke, Lord: Tarzan by E. R. Burroughs
Hannay, Peter John: various by John Buchan
Hastings, Capt. Arthur (Hercule Poirot’s assistant): Dumb Witness (and others) by Agatha Christie
Hook, Captain James: Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie
Jez: Gimme, Gimme, Gimme BBC television series by Jonathan Harvey
Jones, Davey: Pirates of Deep Green Sea by Eric Linklater
Matthew, Uncle (Lord Alconleigh): various by Nancy Mitford
Moran, Colonel Sebastian: various by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Osborne, George: Vanity Fair by W.M. Thackeray
Quatermain, Allan: The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen directed by Stephen Norrington
Robinson, Sir Arnold: Yes, Minister BBC television series
Rockingham, Marquess of: Under Two Flags by Ouida
Sandford: Sandford of Merton by Desmond Coke
Steed, John: The Avengers 1960s television series
Widmerpool, Kenneth: Dance to the Music of Time by Anthony Powell
Wimsey, Lord Peter: various by Dorothy L. Sayers
Wooster, Bertie: various by P.G. Wodehouse