Charles Dickens's Great Expectations tells the story of Pip, an English orphan who rises to wealth, deserts his true friends, and becomes humbled by his own arrogance. It also introduces one of the more colorful characters in literature: Miss Havisham. Charles Dickens set Great Expectations during the time that England was becoming a wealthy world power. Machines were making factories more productive, yet people lived in awful conditions, and such themes carry into the story. Great Expectations is the thirteenth novel by Charles Dickens. This book is a summary of Charles Dickens's Great Expectations.
This will be important for those who are interested in English literature and as well as for people who are doing investigations on English literature. Most importantly, there are exercises at the end of the book, which will help in developing English language skills.