Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Jonathan Strange [ENFP]

Functional Order: Ne-Fi-Te-Si Perceiving Functional Axis: Extroverted Intuition (Ne) / Introverted Sensing (Si) Jonathan’s future wife complains that he cannot seem to settle on a profession, but instead is ever chasing about ideas; he admits that though most of them were good, he could not make a success of them because he soon tired of … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Jonathan Strange [ENFP]

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Gilbert Norrell [ISTJ]

Functional Order: Si-Te-Fi-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Norrell loves nothing more than in-depth research, so much so that he has the largest single library of books about magic in England. He spends most of his time there, reading, and objects to the idea of carrying books about (“No, they … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Gilbert Norrell [ISTJ]

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrel: The Gentleman With the Thistledown Hair [ESTP]

Functional Order: Se-Ti-Fe-Ni Perceiving Functional Axis: Extroverted Sensing (Se) / Introverted Intuition (Ni) The ‘gentleman’ lives a life of lavish indulgences at all times, based clearly upon his whims in the present; he snatches people out of the real world to dance and engage in frivolity and marches all night long in Lost-hope. Whenever he … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrel: The Gentleman With the Thistledown Hair [ESTP]

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Arabella Strange [ISFJ]

Functional Order: Si-Fe-Ti-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Arabella is somewhat doubtful of magic until Jonathan proves to her that it exists and he can use it. She is quite practical and aware of that which is lasting, as well as of his faults due to the behaviors he repeats … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Arabella Strange [ISFJ]

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: John Childermass [INTJ]

Functional Order: Ni-Te-Fi-Se Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Intuition (Ni) / Extroverted Sensing (Se) Where his employer fixates on the details and uses the past to set a precedent for the future, Childermass keeps his eye on the future and the big picture. He encourages Mr Norrell to enter society, in order to form alliances and … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: John Childermass [INTJ]

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Emma Pole [ESFP]

Functional Order: Se-Fi-Te-Ni Perceiving Functional Axis: Extroverted Sensing (Se) / Introverted Intuition (Ni) Emma is opportunistic and good at improvising in the heat of the moment. When unable to speak about her torment in the faerie realm, she tears up all her fine dresses and starts doing a sewn tapestry depicting the events and their … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Emma Pole [ESFP]

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Henry Lascelles [ENTJ]

Functional Order: Te-Ni-Se-Fi Judging Functional Axis: Extroverted Thinking (Te) / Introverted Feeling (Fi) Efficient, ruthless, and notably oriented toward turning a profit, Lascelles wastes no time in making friends with Norrell and figuring out how to benefit from it, by becoming his personal biographer and writing a book about magic. He is forever jockeying for … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Henry Lascelles [ENTJ]

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: John Segundus [INTP]

Functional Order: Ti-Ne-Si-Fe Judging Functional Axis: Introverted Thinking (Ti) / Extroverted Feeling (Fe) Segundus is endlessly curious about magic, and determined to make logical sense of it. He pursues that knowledge with great intent, to the extent that he tracks down and meets Mr Norrell, as the infamous book-buyer preventing the rest of England from … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: John Segundus [INTP]

Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Stephen Black [ISFJ]

Functional Order: Si-Fe-Ti-Ne Perceiving Functional Axis: Introverted Sensing (Si) / Extroverted Intuition (Ne) Stephen is highly aware of and respectful toward the way society works and his place in it. He is a loyal, dutiful servant who notices if anything is amiss and feels a need to correct it. He does not want to become … Continue reading Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell: Stephen Black [ISFJ]