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Her a constellation of influences—biographical historical and literary—to enrich each reader's understanding of these enduring works   Great Expectations described by G K Chesterton as a “study in human weakness and the slow human surrender” may be called Charles Dickens’s finest moment in a remarkably illustrious literary careerIn an overgrown churchyard a grizzled convict springs upon an orphan named Pip The convict terrifies the young boy and threatens to kill him unless Pip helps further his escape Later Pip finds himself in the ruined garden where he meets the bitter and crazy Miss Havisham and her foster child Estella with whom he immediately falls in love After a secret benefactor gives him a fortune Pip moves to London where he cultivates Great Expectati.

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Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback

Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback George Orwell and G K Chesterton—for its realism comedy prose style uniue characterisations and social criticism On the other hand Oscar Wilde Henry James and Virginia Woolf complained of a lack of psychological depth loose writing and a vein of saccharine sentimentalism The term Dickensian is used to describe something that is reminiscent of Dickens and his writings such as poor social conditions or comically repulsive charactersOn June Dickens suffered another stroke at his home after a full day's work on Edwin Drood He never regained consciousness and the next day he died at Gad's Hill Place Contrary to his wish to be buried at Rochester Cathedral in an inexpensive unostentatious and strictly private manner he was laid to rest in the Poets' Corner of Westminster Abbey A printed epitaph circulated at the time of the funeral reads To the Memory of Charles Dickens England's most popular author who died at his residence Higham near Rochester Kent June aged years He was a sympathiser with the poor the suffering and the oppressed; and by his death one of England's greatest writers is lost to the world His last words were On the ground in response to his sister in law Georgina's reuest that he lie downfrom Wikipedia.

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  1. Michael Kneeland Michael Kneeland says:

    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations KindleMy students and some of my friends can't ever figure out why I love this novel so much I explain how the characters are thoroughly original and yet timeless how the symbolism is rich and tasty and how the narrative itself is juicy and chock full of complexity but they just shake their heads at me in utter amazement and say What's wrong with you dudeWhat's wrong indeedI give them ten or fifteen years Perhaps they'll have to read it again in college or maybe they'll just try reading it again as an adult to see if they can try to figure out why it's such a classic but after some time has passed from their initial encounter with the novel they will find that I am not so crazy after all and that the book is in fact one of the best examples if not the best example of the novel This happens to me all the time I will re read something I was forced to read in middle school and high school remembering how much I hated i


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    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations Kindle “There was a long hard time when I kept far from me the remembrance of what I had thrown away when I was uite ignorant of its worth” I first read Great Expectations when I was thirteen years old It was the first of Dickens' works that I'd read of my own volition the o


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    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations Kindle 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 That is such a uote If there was ever a novel that shows us the dangers of false perceptions then it’s Great Expectations Pip is such a fool; he constantly misjudges those around him and he constantly misjudges his own worth This has lead him down a road of misery because the person who held the highest expectations for Pip was Pip himself But in spite of this Pip does learn the error of his ways and becomes a much better person though not before hurting those that have the most loyalty to him The corrupting power of money is strong through this novel The money Pip received clouds his vison completely He in his innocence longed to be a gentleman but when he has the chance he forgets everything thing he


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    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations KindleGreat Expectationswere formedwere metand were thoroughly exceeded The votes have been tallied all doubts have been answered and it is official and in the books I am a full fledged foaming fanboy of Sir Dickens and sporting a massive man crush for literature’s master story teller uick Aside My good friend Richard who despises “Chuckles the Dick” is no doubt having a conniption as he reads thisdeep breaths Richard deep breaths After love love loving A Tale of Two Cities I went into this one with you guessed it insert novel title and was nervous and wary of a serious let down in my sopho experience wit


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    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations Kindle876 From 1001 Books Great Expectations Charles DickensThe novel was first published as a serial in Dickens's weekly periodical All the Year Round from 1 December 1860 to August 1861 In October 1861 Chapman and Hall published the novel in three volumes On Christmas Eve around 1812 Pip an orphan who is about seven years old encounters an escaped convict in the village churchyard while visiting the graves of his parents and siblings Pip now lives with his abusive elder sister and her kind husband Joe Gargery a blacksmith The convict scares Pip into stealing food and a file Early on Christmas morning Pip returns with the file a pie and brandy During Christmas Dinner that evening at the moment Pip's theft is about to be discovered soldiers arrive and ask Joe to repair some shackles Joe and Pip accompany them as they recapture the convict who is fighting with another escaped convict The first convict confesses to stealing food from the smithy A year or two later Mis


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    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations KindleBoring dull lifeless and flat This is so drawn out and boring I kept having to remind myself what the plot was Best to get someone else to sum up the story rather than undergo the torture of reading it


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    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations KindleAdmittedly I can be a bit dismissive of the classics By which I mean that many of my reviews resemble a drive by shooting This annoys some people if measured by the responses I’m still getting to my torching of Moby Dick Even though I should expect some blowback I still get a litt


  9. Always Pouting Always Pouting says:

    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations KindleI was really mad when I finished this book last night I have to say I enjoyed this much than the other Dickens' books I've read which is funny because someone told me it was written for kids so I should read it because I would like it better probably and I did It just felt


  10. Kai Kai says:

    Great Expectations PDF/EPUB º Paperback great ebok, expectations free, Great Expectations Kindle “You are in every line I have ever read”Why couldn't every line in this book be this good I took me nearly three whole months to finish it Not because it was bad but because it dragged and dragged and there are far intriguing books out there than Great ExpectationsThe good stuffAn exciting cast of characters most of them very weird extravagant and almost to completely ridiculous By far my favourites are Joe because he's such a goodhearted person and Miss Havisham because I totally look up to her dedication to melodramaWhat also got me hooked were the huge revelations in this book There were a few things that I did not see comingThe bad stuffToo many words too many pages I was completely demotivated to ever finish this which is why I made


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