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In the opening chapter of great expectations, charles dickens employs pathetic fallacy, whereby the description of pip's surroundings are ascribed human qualities. Charles john huffam dickens was born on 7 february 1812, at 1 mile end terrace (now 393 commercial road), landport in portsea island , the second of eight children of. A short summary of charles dickens's great expectations this free synopsis covers all the crucial plot points of great expectations a description of the. Free essay: charles dickens' great expectations look again at chapters 1 and 8 where pip first meets magwitch and miss havisham and chapters 44 and 56 his.
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