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The Resource Great expectations, Charles Dickens ; adapted by Mitsu Yamamoto ; illustrations by Brendan Lynch

Great expectations, Charles Dickens ; adapted by Mitsu Yamamoto ; illustrations by Brendan Lynch

Label
Great expectations
Title
Great expectations
Statement of responsibility
Charles Dickens ; adapted by Mitsu Yamamoto ; illustrations by Brendan Lynch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Young Pip, an orphan boy, apprenticed to the village blacksmith, yearns to be a gentleman. Suddenly a mysterious person wills him a fortune and he leaves his village to be educated as a rich gentleman. Pip longs to marry Estella, beautiful ward of the eccentric Miss Havisham. But Pip's new life is shattered by the re-appearance of Magwitch, a convict who once forced him to steal. Will Magwitch's demands spell the end of Pip's "great expectations?
Member of
Summary
The orphan, Pip, and the convict, Magwitch, the beautiful Estella, and her guardian, the embittered and vengeful Miss Havisham, the ambitious lawyer, Mr. Jaggers -- all have a part to play in the mystery
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
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024191
Cataloging source
IUI
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1812-1870
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Yamamoto, Mitsu
Dewey number
823.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
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1090
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
5.6
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1812-1870
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  • Lynch, Brendan
  • Dickens, Charles
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True
Series statement
Great illustrated classics
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Orphans
  • Young men
  • Manners and customs
  • Orphans
  • Young men
  • England
  • England
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Great expectations, Charles Dickens ; adapted by Mitsu Yamamoto ; illustrations by Brendan Lynch
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"C224-21"--Spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
894697944
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780866119726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Great expectations, Charles Dickens ; adapted by Mitsu Yamamoto ; illustrations by Brendan Lynch
Publication
Copyright
Note
"C224-21"--Spine
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
894697944
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
238 pages
Isbn
9780866119726
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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