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Great expectations

Author: Charles Dickens
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [1992]
Series: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 56.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Bildungsromane
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Dickens
ISBN: 0679405798 9780679405795
OCLC Number: 24503388
Description: xxxiv, 469 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Everyman's library (Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.), 56.
Responsibility: Charles Dickens ; illustrated by F.W. Pailthrope with an introduction by Michael Slater.
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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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