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Great expectations

Author: Charles Dickens; Charlotte Mitchell
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2008, ©2003.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Various editions
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Great Expectations is at once a superbly constructed novel of spellbinding mastery and a profound examination of moral values. Here, some of Dickens's most memorable characters come to play their part in a story whose title itself reflects the deep irony that shaped Dickens's searching reappraisal of the Victorian middle class.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens; Charlotte Mitchell
ISBN: 9780143123798 0143123793 9780141439563 0141439564 9780141040363 014104036X
OCLC Number: 1104935529
Notes: "Reprinted with updated further reading, revised Dickens Chronology and new appendix 2003."
Previously published: 1996.
Description: xxviii, 514 p. : map ; 20 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
Dickens chronology --
Further reading --
Note on the text --
Map: Kent in the early nineteenth century --
Great expectations: Volume I --
Volume II --
Volume III --
Notes --
Ending as originally conceived --
Dickens's working notes --
Running heads added in 1867-8.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens ; with an introduction by David Trotter ; edited and with notes by Charlotte Mitchell.

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Great Expectations is at once a superbly constructed novel of spellbinding mastery and a profound examination of moral values. Here, some of Dickens's most memorable characters come to play their part in a story whose title itself reflects the deep irony that shaped Dickens's searching reappraisal of the Victorian middle class.

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