Адаптация текста, составление комментариев и словаря С. А. Матвеева
Иллюстрации И. В. Кульбицкой, М. М. Салтыкова
Чарльз Диккенс. Большие надежды / Charles Dickens. Great Expectations
My father’s family name was Pirrip,  and my Christian name was Philip.  So, I called myself Pip. 
My sister – Mrs. Joe Gargery,  who married the blacksmith. I never saw my father or my mother. The shape of the letters on my father’s, gave me an odd idea that he was a stout, dark man, with curly black hair.
That day I was at the churchyard. I was very sad and began to cry.
“Keep still,  you little devil!” cried a terrible voice, and a man stood up among the graves, “or I’ll cut your throat!”