Great Expectations is the thirteenth novel by Charles Dickens and his
penultimate completed ... Pip visits Miss Havisham regularly, until he is old
enough to learn a trade. .... Mr Pumblechook, Joe ...
Mr. Wopsle is an actor who isn't very good at acting but thinks he is. He is very
self confident. Pip and Herbert just lie to him about his acting to make him feel ...
Pip receives a letter from Biddy telling him that Joe would like to come visit him in
... Pip has redecorated his London apartment a little bit, and he's hired a young ...
He and Mr. Wopsle went to go check out a blacking factory the day before, ...
Finally, Joe tells Pip the reason for his visit: Miss Havisham asked Joe to tell Pip...
Pip gets a letter from Biddy telling him that Joe and Mr. Wopsle will be in London ,
and Joe wishes to call on ... He is playing Hamlet in a production in London,
which is why they are there. Joe had decided to accompany him so he could see
Pip. Pip feels irritable towards Joe, which causes Joe to behave more ill at ease.
Pip visits Satis House again and notices how bleak it is without Estella. He ... A
stranger begins questioning Wopsle about the legal details of the case. ... The
stranger introduces himself as the lawyer Jaggers, and he goes home with Pip
and Joe. ... Pip will move to London and become a gentleman, he says, but the
Joe comes to visit Pip in London. Because Pip ... He tries to tell Pip the news from
home: Wopsle, for instance, has become an actor. But Pip acts ... Pip and Herbert
go to the theater, where Wopsle plays a ridiculous Hamlet. Pip takes the ...
The coroner, in Mr. Wopsle's hands, became Timon of Athens; the beadle,
Coriolanus. .... The strange gentleman beckoned him out of his place, and Joe
went. ... "My name," he said, "is Jaggers, and I am a lawyer in London. .... "Pip is
that hearty welcome," said Joe, "to go free with his services, to hon...
Joe intuitively knows the visit is a mistake, yet he does not stand in Pip's way ...
when Joe visits Pip in his "gentleman's" flat; the white-sailed vessels going ... Mr.
Wopsle does his "Ode on the Passions" performance at Pip's party, he ... to
Wopsle perform the part of an uncle who is murdered in the ...
The man tells Pip that if he wants to live, he'll go down to his house and bring him
back ... among other things, a mystery or suspense novel, and in this chapter we
see ... After Joe fixes the handcuffs, he, Pip, and Mr. Wopsle are allowed to follow
... Pip's convict goes so far as to say that he deliberately got himself caught...
For Dickens the whole thrust of Trabb's funeral method is to disregard Joe's ...
And earlier, when Pip goes to get his smart clothes (chapter 19), he finds it .... like
the seeds in Pumblechook's drawers, or like Mr Wopsle, is not a matter of ... To
get the measure of how far Joe develops, compare his first visit to London, ...