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Great Expectations

Great Expectations (Paperback, New title)

By Dickens, Charles

Tor Classics are affordably-priced editions designed to attract the young reader. Original dynamic cover art enthusiastically represents the excitement of each story. Appropriate reader friendly type sizes have been chosen for each title--offering clear, accurate, and readable te...xt. All editions are complete and unabridged, and feature Introductions and Afterwords.This edition of Great Expectations includes a Foreword, Biographical Note, and Afterword by Eileen Charbonneau.Pip is a poor boy, but he has high hopes--great expectations. He doesn't intend to spend his life in the marshes as a blacksmith's helper. Someday he is going to move to London and become a gentleman. Indeed, Pip already knows two rich people--Mrs. Havisham, the bitter old woman who lives in a mansion where all the clocks are stopped; and the girl who lives with her, the beautiful Estella....But all his great hopes and dreams seem dashed the night he is confronted in the marsh by an escaped convict who growls, red-eyed and desperate: Bring me food, boy or I'll eat your heart and liver too.... Is it all over for Pip? Or will this be the beginning of his greatest adventure?The story of the orphan Pip and the mysterious fortune that falls into his lap has intrigued and enchanted millions of readers.
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ISBN 9780812563115
Released AU 1 Aug 2005
Publisher St Martin's Press
Format Paperback, New title
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ISBN-13 9780812563115
Stock Out of stock
Status Not currently available
Publisher St Martin's Press
Imprint Tor Books
Released 1 Aug 2005
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback, New title
Edition New title
Author(s) By Dickens, Charles
Category General & Literary Fiction
Classic Fiction
Number of Pages 528
Dimensions Width: 108mm
Height: 184mm
Spine: 29mm
Dewey Code FIC
Weight 249g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Encyclopedias & General Reference
ONIX Text General/trade

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