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Great Expectations

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4 out of 5
Based on 539,589 Ratings and 13,700 Reviews

Book Description
Dickens considered Great Expectations one of his "little pieces," and indeed, it is slim compared to such weighty novels as David Copperfield or Nicholas Nickleby. But what this cautionary tale of a young man raised high above his station by a mysterious benefactor lacks in length, it more than makes up for in its remarkable characters and compelling story. The novel begins with young orphaned Phi... More
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingPaperback (804 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages544
Publication Date12/22/1998
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About Charles Dickens (Author) : Charles Dickens, (February 1812 – 9 June 1870), pen-name "Boz", was one of the most popular English novelists of the Victorian era as well as a vigorous social campaigner. Critics George Gissing an... more
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About Charlotte Mitchell (Editor) : Charlotte Mitchell is a published editor. Published credits of Charlotte Mitchell include Great Expectations (Penguin Classics) and Cranford (Oxford World's Classics).
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About David Trotter (Editor) : David Trotter is a published editor. Some of the published credits of David Trotter include Great Expectations (Penguin Classics), The Riddle of the Sands: A Record of Secret Service (Oxford World's C... more
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12/16/2016 Jerry Sarkwah tagged as: I read

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9/22/2011 Gail Fattori said: Classic... classic... classic.
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4/2/2009 Gail Fattori said: Love Dickens, classic
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