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The essays of Elia

Charles Lamb

The essays of Elia

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Published by The Macmillan Company in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Charles Lamb; edited with an introduction and notes by Homer E. Woodbridge ...
SeriesThe Modern Reader"s series
ContributionsWoodbridge, Homer Edwards, 1882- ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR4861.A2 W85
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 434 p. incl. front.
Number of Pages434
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6705063M
LC Control Number27018069
OCLC/WorldCa2281246

In the same year, Tales from Shakespeare Charles handled the tragedies; his sister Mary, the comedies was The essays of Elia book, and became a best seller for William Godwin 's "Children's Library". In the final years of the 18th century, Lamb began to work on prose, first in a novella entitled Rosamund Gray, which tells the story of a young girl whose character is thought to be based on Ann Simmons, an early love interest. The process allowed illustrations to more closely resemble the original drawings, paintings or sketches, as it gave the lithographer a freedom of line impossible to achieve in earlier intaglio and relief processes. We would love to hear back from you and also will be thankful if you can kindly include our name in your list. The short, pithy Essays of Elia are ideal for the reader with only short chunks of time for reading, or who suffers from frequent interruptions or from a short attention span.

Gilded top page edge and marbled end pagies. 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. While this makes it impossible to read all of the pages, it also indicates a probability that the text block has not been altered since leaving the printer. Immersion in seventeenth-century authors, such as Robert Burton and Sir Thomas Brownealso changed the way Lamb wrote, adding a distinct flavour to his writing style. Flyleaves Additional blank leaves following or preceding the endpapers. Typically early printed books and especially manuscripts.

If your IP address is shown by Maxmind to be outside of Germany and you were momentarily blocked, another issue is that some Web browsers erroneously cache the block. Doublure Pastedowns made not of paper but of leather, for decorative purposes. As he himself confessed in a letter, Charles spent six weeks in a mental facility during Coleridge, I know not what suffering scenes you have gone through at Bristol. Most recently updated: January 28, Lamb, on the other hand, published a book entitled Blank Verse with Charles Lloydthe mentally unstable son of the founder of Lloyds Bank.


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The essays of Elia by Charles Lamb Download PDF Ebook

Duodecimo 12MO Smaller than an octavo, typically less than six inches tall; smaller formats, such as 24mo and 32mo, are uncommon. There is no scholarly apparatus, just a handful of notes to decode some of Lamb's allusions to his contemporaries.

Usually, the amount is between a fraction of a cent per page read. Occasionally the text of a book will be The essays of Elia book into a specialized book press and painted, often with a scene from the book or a landscape, so that the painting is invisible when the book is closed but visible when somebody bends the text and fans the pages—known as a fore-edge painting.

My Sonnets I have extended to the number of nine since I saw you, and will some day communicate to you. Folio Book composed of sheets that are folded once and printed on both sides, making two leaves and four pages.

The Essays of Elia. With the help of friends, Lamb succeeded in obtaining his sister's release from what would otherwise have been lifelong imprisonment. Lamb wrote in a colloquial and conversational style that made his essays beloved by his Edwardian and Victorian readers.

Some of Lamb's later pieces in the same style and spirit were collected into a body called Eliana. As his fine Letters show, however, he could on occasion produce mordant…. As noted above, Paperless Parts, Inc. So-called Japan vellum or Japon is a type of thick paper that has been polished smooth and given a glossy finish to resemble vellum.

Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb

This Hesperus Classics edition is ideal for the general reader. Can be tooled in gilt or blind. Wrappers Paper coverings—plain, marbled or printed—attached by stitches, staples or glue to a text block to identify it and afford it some protection though much more fragile than a binding in plain, cloth or leather-covered boards.

Very good or better, with some light wear and rubbing to the extremities, a The essays of Elia book of toning to the spine, front hinge tender with some wear and rubbing to outer hinge, otherwise sturdy spine, bright and fresh pages. 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 essays of Elia book school, was one of the institute's governors.

Broadside Sheet printed on one side, typically for public display, usually larger than folio size a folio being a broadside-size sheet printed on both sides and folded once, to make four pages. While much older, wood engravings enjoyed an important renaissance in the late eighteenth century through Thomas Bewick and continued in popularity thorugh the nineteenth century.

It's hardly thorough -- Lamb's attention flits about erratically -- but it's authentic. The essays in the collection first began appearing in The London Magazine The essays of Elia book and continued to Gilt Edges The three exposed edges of a book have been smoothed and gilded.

My poor dear dearest sister in a fit of insanity has been the death of her own mother. The book contains artful prose summaries of some of Shakespeare's most well-loved works. While this makes it impossible to read all of the pages, it also indicates a probability that the text block has not been altered since leaving the printer.

According to Lamb, he worked primarily on Shakespeare's tragedies, while Mary focused mainly on the comedies. As he himself came to realise, he was a much more talented prose stylist than poet. After this, we conduct an analysis of last holiday concert book report compliance with customer requirements.

The woodblock, or multiple blocks, can be fit into the page along with the type, allowing text and illustrations to be printed in the same print run and share the same page not possible with engravings, which require thicker, damp paper and much more force; nor with lithographs, which require a different printing process altogether.Book cover design by Edward Gorey by Crossett Library Bennington College.

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Otherwise very good condition. 2 volumes, no. 42 of an edition limited to "The Essays of Elia" ebook an Introduction by George E. Woodberry. Engraved portrait by Stuart.

"The present edition of Lamb's Essays is an exact reprint of the text of the original edition of "The Essays of Elia" () and "The Last Essays of Elia" ().".