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Ainger, Alfred 1837-1904

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Works: 209 works in 856 publications in 1 language and 6,758 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Paraphrases  Biography  Church history  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Sermons 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PR2877, 822.33
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Charles Lamb by Alfred Ainger ( Book )
131 editions published between 1879 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Lamb (1775-1834), essayist, poet, humorist, critic and letter-writer, has an enduring reputation for his early Tales from Shakespeare (1807), written in collaboration with his sister Mary, and his Essays of Elia, first published in the London Magazine. This thematic selection of Lamb's writings - essays, dramatic criticism, verse and letters - not only demonstrates his literary achievements; it forms a self-portrait of the writer: generous, amused, and gregarious, finding imaginative escape from grim circumstances in the teeming life of London and the theatre. The reader is drawn into
Crabbe by Alfred Ainger ( Book )
22 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letters of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
60 editions published between 1887 and 1913 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays of Elia : Last essays of Elia by Charles Lamb ( Book )
94 editions published between 1818 and 1934 in English and held by 589 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English author Chalres Lamb's personal essays, that appeared in the London Magazine in the 1820s under the pseudonym "Elia," were the most popular of their time, establishing Lamb as one of the foremost essayists of his age
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb ( Book )
98 editions published between 1878 and 1944 in English and Undetermined and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose
The life and works of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
46 editions published between 1878 and 1912 in English and held by 464 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems, plays and miscellaneous essays of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
35 editions published between 1800 and 1978 in English and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs. Leicester's school, and other writings in prose and verse by Charles Lamb ( Book )
20 editions published between 1885 and 1908 in English and held by 282 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures and essays by Alfred Ainger ( Book )
12 editions published between 1905 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Annals of the parish, or, The chronicle of Dalmailing during the ministry of the Rev. Micah Balwhidder, written by himself by John Galt ( Book )
5 editions published between 1895 and 1903 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems of Thomas Hood by Thomas Hood ( Book )
4 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last essays of Elia being a sequel to essays published under that name by Charles Lamb ( Book )
16 editions published between 1800 and 1934 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This 1833 follow-up to Lamb's popular Essays of Elia (1823) collects more of the essays that established his reputation as one of the supreme English masters of the form. Included is what many critics consider to be his best short work, Old China, as well as the essays Christ's Hospital Five-and-Thirty Years Ago," A Chapter on Ears," and A Bachelor's Complaint of the Behaviour of Married People."
Omar's Interpreter; a new life of Edward FitzGerald by Morley Adams ( Book )
12 editions published between 1909 and 1973 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lamb by Alfred Ainger ( Book )
8 editions published between 1894 and 1903 in English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Charles and Mary Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
5 editions published between 1888 and 1900 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the prose adaptions of 20 of Shakespeare's plays, some done by Mary, some by Charles
The gospel and human life by Alfred Ainger ( Book )
4 editions published in 1904 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs. Leicester's school by Charles Lamb ( Book )
2 editions published between 1885 and 1934 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The last essays of Elia. : Mrs. Leicester's school by Charles Lamb ( Book )
3 editions published in 1900 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Lamb; Adventures of Ulysses, Guy Faux, etc. by Alfred Ainger ( Book )
4 editions published between 1888 and 1899 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mrs. Leicester's school & c by Charles Lamb ( Book )
2 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
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Languages
English (606)
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