Great Expectations. Charles Dickens.
Great Expectations
Great Expectations
Great Expectations
Great Expectations

Great Expectations

Heritage Press, Norwalk, Connecticut, (1967). Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. Heritage Press, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1967 Heritage Club Edition. Binding beautiful blue cloth over boards Gold design on front and gold lettering. 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 mother Georgiana, father Philip Pirrip and siblings. The convict scares Pip into stealing food and a file to grind away his shackles, from the home he shares with his abusive elder sister and her kind husband Joe Gargery, a blacksmith. The next day, soldiers recapture the convict while he is engaged in a fight with another escaped convict; the two are returned to the prison ships. Great Gift for someone Special. Heritage Press, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1967, With SANDGLASS. Near Mint on both book and slipcase. Very clean,no yellowing. Text is Baskerville, onhigh quality paper. Binding beautiful blue cloth over boards Gold design on front and gold lettering. Antique white slipcase. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone, he made fifty-one drawings, one to go at the beginning of each of the fifty-one chapters. He has also made seven actual lithographs in colors to serve as the color plates. he prison ships. Great Gift for someone Special. Book and slip case in fine condition, Very clean,no writing. / Slip case. Item #biblio618

Heritage Press, Norwalk, Connecticut, 1967, With SANDGLASS. Near Mint on both book and slipcase. Very clean,no yellowing. Text is Baskerville, onhigh quality paper. Binding beautiful blue cloth over boards Gold design on front and gold lettering. Antique white slipcase. Illustrated by Edward Ardizzone, he made fifty-one drawings, one to go at the beginning of each of the fifty-one chapters. He has also made seven actual lithographs in colors to serve as the color plates. he prison ships. Great Gift for someone Special.

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