Great Expectations Part 1, Chapter 4 and 5 Summary and Analysis

Charles Dickens

Part 1, Chapter 4 and 5 Summary and Analysis

New Characters
Mr. Wopsle: the clerk at church and a guest at the Gargery’s Christmas dinner

Mr. Hubble: the wheelwright (one who makes and repairs wheels) and a guest at the Gargery’s Christmas dinner

Mrs. Hubble: wife of the wheelwright, also a guest at the Gargery’s

Uncle Pumblechook: Joe’s uncle, a well-to-do corn chandler (grain merchant) and a guest at the Gargery’s

Sergeant and His Soldiers: men in pursuit of the two escaped convicts; they stop at the Gargery house to have some handcuffs repaired

Summary
As the chapter opens, Mrs. Joe is busily cleaning and getting ready for the holiday dinner while Joe and Pip...

(The entire section is 867 words.)