Great Expectations, Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens

Great Expectations

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Great Expectations chronicles the progress of Pip from childhood through adulthood. As he moves from the marshes of Kent to London society, he encounters a variety of extraordinary characters: from Magwitch, the escaped convict, to Miss Havisham and her ward, the arrogant and beautiful Estella. In this fascinating story, Dickens shows the dangers of being driven by a desire for wealth and social status. Pip must establish a sense of self against the plans which others seem to have for him — and somehow discover a firm set of values and priorities.
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snkay2shared an impression3 years ago
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Great novel...witty answer as fresh as any modern drama....

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m170has quoted3 years ago
I was always treated as if I had insisted on being born in opposition to the dictates of reason, religion, and morality, and against the dissuading arguments of my best friends.
Дианаhas quoted4 years ago
Ask no questions, and you'll be told no lies.
alwaysarwenhas quoted5 days ago
Pause you who read this, and think for a moment of the long chain of iron or gold, of thorns or flowers, that would never have bound you, but for the formation of the first link on one memorable day.
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