Great Expectations

Great Expectations

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As a young orphan, Pip encounters an escaped criminal while living with his cruel sister. He is then sent to spend time with the eccentric Miss Havisham and her cold, beautiful ward, Estella, who enchants Pip. As a young man, Pip is given money by a mysterious benefactor, who turns out to be both the convict and Estella's father. With the hopes of winning Estella's love and becoming a gentleman in London, Pip is tasked with many "great expectations."
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 490 pages
  • 110 x 174 x 38mm | 300g
  • Puffin Books
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • Reprint
  • 0142423351
  • 9780142423356

About Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens, esteemed Victorian novelist, wrote such classics as A Christmas Carol and A Tale of Two Cities.
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"No story in the first person was ever better told."
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518,565 ratings
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4 34% (174,452)
3 24% (122,684)
2 9% (45,124)
1 4% (23,241)
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