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The essays of Elia

Charles Lamb

The essays of Elia

Second series.

by Charles Lamb

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Published by Moxon in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Spine title: Works of Charles Lamb.

The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 104 p. ;
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20399260M

Lamb seemed to have escaped much of this brutality, in part because of his amiable personality and in part because Samuel Salt, his father's employer and Lamb's sponsor at the school, was one of the institute's governors. Despite the school's brutality, Lamb got along well there, due in part, perhaps, to the fact that his home was not far distant, thus enabling him, unlike many other boys, to return often to its safety. The Essays of Elia. Edition Print-run from a single setting of type without substantial change.

Gilt Edges The three exposed edges of a book have been smoothed and gilded. Lamb's nimble, cadenced prose, with its occasional antiquated turn of phrase, exhibits the same curious mixture of erudition and colloquialism, of seriousness and jest, as that of his French predecessor. Charles would continue to work there for 25 years, until his retirement with pension the "superannuation" he refers to in the title of one essay. Counselors those who work last essays of elia for high schools and those hired by families have long provided various forms of help on application essays.

Lamb's most famous poem was written at this time and entitled The Old Familiar Faces. This kind of support could make us all a lot more Usa! Lamb has the very soul of an antiquarian The sonnets were significantly influenced by the poems of Burns and the sonnets of William Bowlesa largely forgotten poet of the late 18th century.


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The essays of Elia book

Write, —as religious a letter as possible— but no mention of what is gone and done with. Lamb, a long-time clerk for the British East India Company, began writing essays under the pseudonym "Elia," which he derived from a former colleague's surname. We get affectionate portraits of old ladies, lawyers, artists, and chimney sweeps.

It does not require the same sort of pressure as an engraving to transfer the image, but still has to be printed on separate stock from the text Marginalia Handwritten notes made in the margins by a previous owner.

Lithograph Illustration produced by transferring an image drawn on a carefully prepared stone to paper. With the help of friends, Lamb succeeded in obtaining his sister's release from what would otherwise have been lifelong imprisonment.

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But mad I was—and many a vagary my imagination played with me, enough to make a volume if all told. A-C, for example, would indicate a quarto volume composed of three signatures or gatherings of eight pages each for a total of 24 pages.

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Engraving Illustration produced by carving lines into a metal plate. Much more common in older books printed on handmade papers with a high rag content than in books printed on manufactured papers made from wood pulp with a higher acidic content.

Morocco Binding material made from goatskin—versatile, durable, with a distinctive pebbled texture and visible grain.

Mr Norris of the Bluecoat school has been very very kind to us, and we have no other friend, but thank God I am very calm and composed, and able to do the best that remains to do.

Date of issue: 1 January 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.

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Very good or better, with some light wear and rubbing to the extremities, a hint of toning to the spine, front hinge tender with some wear and rubbing to outer hinge, otherwise sturdy spine, bright and fresh pages. Additionally, Lamb included many of his friends and family in his writing, loosely disguised by initials and pseudonyms.

Typically above 14 inches tall. Wood-Engraving Engraving made with the graver or burin on the cross-section of a piece of boxwood; the harder wood and finer tools allow for more delicate, finely detailed images, while the block can still be set in the page alongside text and printed on the same stock as the text.

It is believed that he suffered from smallpox during his early years, which forced him into a long period of convalescence.May 26,  · 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 atlasbowling.com by: 5.

Get this from a library! Essays of Elia. [Charles Lamb] -- The English author Chalres Lamb's personal essays, that appeared in the London Magazine in the s under the pseudonym "Elia," were the most popular of their time, establishing Lamb as one of the.

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Dec 15,  · Lamb's greatest work. According to Wikipedia: "Charles Lamb (London, 10 February Edmonton, 27 December ) was an English/Welsh essayist, best known for his Essays of Elia and for the children's book Tales from Shakespeare, which he produced with his sister, Mary Lamb ().Brand: B&R Samizdat Express.

Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb