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Great Expectations

Charles Dickens

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Genres:

Classics

Description:

Penguin Classics presents Charles Dickens' enduring classic, Great Expectations , adapted for downloadable audiobook and read by Hugh Laurie, star of the hit US series House. A terrifying encounter with an escaped convict in a graveyard on the wild Kent marshes; a summons to meet the bitter, decaying Miss Havisham and her beautiful, cold-hearted ward Estella; the sudden generosity of a mysterious benefactor - these form a series of events that change the orphaned Pip's life forever, and he eagerly abandons his humble origins to begin a new life as a gentleman. Dickens' haunting late novel depicts Pip's education and development through adversity as he discovers thetrue nature of his 'great expectations'. Affordable, collectable, quality productions - perfect for on-the-go listening. Abridged.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Hugh Laurie

Length:

2h 49m


Chapters

Free Sample

04:55

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

04:57


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:10


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

05:09


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

05:12


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

04:52


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

05:24


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

05:17


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

05:11


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

04:58


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

05:09


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:43


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

05:16


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

05:19


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

05:25


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

05:45


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

04:55


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

04:55


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:06


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

05:13


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

05:03


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

05:30


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

05:04


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

05:19


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

05:42


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

05:01


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

05:57


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

04:52


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

04:58


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

04:56


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

05:08


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

04:54


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

04:59


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

03:31