The Essays of Eliah
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Published by T.N.Foulis in Edinburgh .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Lamb.
SeriesLibrary of English prose -- vol.1
The Physical Object
Pagination299p.
Number of Pages299
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13900310M

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Charles Lamb, one of the most engaging personal essayists of all time, began publishing his unforgettable, entertaining Elia essays in the London Magazine in ; they were so immediately popular that a book-length collection was published in Inventing the persona of “Elia” allowed Lamb to be shockingly honest and to gain a playful distance for by: 5. Lamb's sfirst attempt in prose, exclusive of letters, was the tale of Rosamund Gray (), incongruous and improbable, showing the authors weakness in narrative, but exhibiting the pathos, quaintness of description and appropriateness of quotation which form the excellence of the Essays of Elia/5(14). Collection of British Authors Tauchnitz Edition, Vol. The Essays of Elia and Eliana by Charles Lamb in one volume. "x", pages. Satisfaction Guaranteed. Size: 16mo - . Find books like Essays of Elia from the world’s largest community of readers. Goodreads members who liked Essays of Elia also liked: Augustus, The Prague.

Gilt lettering and decoration across spine strip. Dark brown page top edges. Illustrated end papers. Illustrated, double title page. Comprises mainly: introduction by Augustine Birrell; 2 parts; 'popular fallacies'. The 2 parts - The Essays of Elia and Last Essays of Elia. Xix plus pages. Minor pencil annotations to a few pages but text is. In English literature: Discursive prose. In The Essays of Elia () and The Last Essays of Elia (), Charles Lamb, an even more personal essayist, projects with apparent artlessness a carefully managed portrait of himself—charming, whimsical, witty, sentimental, and nostalgic. As his fine Letters show, however, he could on occasion produce mordant. Description of the book "Essays of Elia": This edition contains all the 'Elia' essays that Lamb collected in book form, with full notes and an introduction by Jonathan Bate, in which he argues that they are among the greatest writings of the Romantic movement. General; students of English literature and history of 19th century, especially. Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb, First Edition. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc.: charles lamb, Book has normal edge and shelf wear, boards very slightly curve inwards, small bumps on corners and spine ends, 1/3-inch tear on spine head, spine is cracked on full title page, light offsetting on the page opposite full title page, edges of.

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