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Great Expectations

Great Expectations
 

An unknown benefactor provides Philip Pirrip with the chance to escape his poor upbringing. Aspiring to be a gentleman, and encouraged by his expectations of wealth, he abandons his friends and moves to London. His expectations prove to be unfounded however, and he must return ho... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781561381708
Published 27 May 1993 by Running Press
Format Hardback, New edition
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Author(s) By Dickens, Charles
Series Literary Classics
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ISBN-13 9781561381708
ISBN-10 1561381705
Stock Out of stock
Status Out of print
Publisher Running Press
Imprint Running Press,U.S.
Publication Date 27 May 1993
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback, New edition
Edition New edition
Author(s) By Dickens, Charles
Series Literary Classics
Category Award Winning
Fiction
General & Literary Fiction
Classic Fiction
Number of Pages 544
Dimensions Width: 146mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 46mm
Weight 790g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Man-woman relationships - Fiction., Ex-convicts - Fiction., Benefactors - Fiction.
NBS Text General & Literary Fiction
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 823.8
Catalogue Code Not specified

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When a mysterious benefactor enables the orphan boy, Pip, to rise in Victorian society, Pip is educated as a gentleman and snobbishly neglects his childhood friends.

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Awards Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003 -- Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003 -- Short-listed for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003

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