WorldCat Identities

Lamb, Mary 1764-1847

Overview
Works: 668 works in 3,259 publications in 28 languages and 32,979 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Paraphrases  Fairy tales  Picture books  Biography  Bibliography  History 
Roles: Author, Performer, Adapter, Creator, Editor, jt , Bibliographic antecedent, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2877, 822.33
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Most widely held works about Mary Lamb
 
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Most widely held works by Mary Lamb
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

986 editions published between 1807 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 10,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose
The works of Charles and Mary Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )

101 editions published between 1840 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,497 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains the prose adaptions of 20 of Shakespeare's plays, some done by Mary, some by Charles
The letters of Charles and Mary Anne Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )

49 editions published between 1900 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,483 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

285 editions published between 1809 and 2014 in 29 languages and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Lamb, a distinguished English essayist, collaborated with his sister, Mary, to create enthralling prose retellings for young readers of some of Shakespeare's most beloved works. This selection of works from their 1807 publication features The Tempest, A Midsummer Night's Dream, As You Like It, The Merchant of Venice, King Lear, Macbeth, The Taming of the Shrew, Romeo and Juliet, Hamlet, Prince of Denmark, and Othello. Older readers, even those well acquainted with these plays, also will find much to admire and enjoy in these vibrant retellings of the great playwright's timeless tales
Once upon a time : the fairy tale world of Arthur Rackham by Margery Darrell( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 742 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains Rip Van Winkle, The lady and the lion, The frog prince, Rapunzel, Briar rose, Red Riding Hood, Hansel and Gretel, The seven ravens, Alice's adventures in wonderland, Three tales from Shakespeare (The taming of the shrew, A midsummer night's dream, Romeo and Juliet), A Christmas carol, Fables by Aesop, Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens
Poetry for children by Charles Lamb( Book )

43 editions published between 1819 and 2010 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of eighty-five poems on topics of interest to children. Also includes three stories in verse: "The King and Queen of Hearts", "Prince Dorus", and "Beauty and the Beast."
Mrs. Leicester's school, and other writings in prose and verse by Charles Lamb( Book )

67 editions published between 1800 and 1948 in 3 languages and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Leicester's school, or, The history of several young ladies by Charles Lamb( Book )

53 editions published between 1809 and 1904 in English and Undetermined and held by 388 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare for children by Charles Lamb( Recording )

12 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prose adaptations for children of ten of William Shakespeare's plays
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Recording )

27 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling in prose of some of the most popular of Shakespeare's plays
Illustrated tales from Shakespeare : a modern adaption from the Charles and Mary Lamb classic by Charles Lamb( Book )

10 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retells fifteen of Shakespeare's plays for young readers
Favorite tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

5 editions published between 1906 and 1957 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from Shakespear designed for the use of young persons by Charles Lamb( Book )

15 editions published between 1807 and 1982 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare stories by Jane McCulloch( )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings of the stories of Shakespeare's best-known plays by London acclaimed actors. Includes instrumental interludes
The complete Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

3 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in English and held by 171 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American family Shakespeare entertainment( )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on Charles & Mary Lamb's 20 Tales From Shakespeare, augmented by miscellaneous scenes and soliloquies from Shakespeare's plays, featuring Elizabethan songs and dances in new arrangements for stringed instruments
The life and works of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )

18 editions published between 1878 and 1912 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

44 editions published between 1861 and 1990 in English and Chinese and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose
A midsummer night's dream by Charles Lamb( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retelling of the play in which fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of human creatures wandering in their woods
Tales from Shakespeare designed for the use of young persons by Charles Lamb( Book )

13 editions published between 1813 and 1862 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Tales from Shakespeare
Alternative Names
Lamb, M.

Lamb, Mari 1764-1847

Lamb, Mary

Lamb Mary 1764-1847

Lamb, Mary A.

Lamb, Mary A. 1764-1847

Lamb, Mary Ann.

Lamb, Mary Ann 1764-1847

Lamb, Mary Anne.

Lamb Mary Anne 1764-1847

Lan-mu, Ma-li 1764-1847

Lanmu, Mali 1764-1847

Ma-li Lan-mu 1764-1847

Mary Ann Lamb englische Schriftstellerin

Mary Lamb britisk skribent og poet

Mary Lamb crivaine britannique

Mary Lamb scrittrice inglese

לם, מרי

למב, מרי 1764-1847

램, 메어리 1764-1847

메리 램

メアリ.ラム

メアリ.ラム 1764-1847

ラム, メアリー

簫乾

簫乾 1764-1847

Languages
English (1,650)

Chinese (34)

Spanish (30)

German (20)

Japanese (16)

French (13)

Italian (12)

Hungarian (12)

Romanian (6)

Korean (6)

Portuguese (6)

Catalan (5)

Croatian (4)

Serbian (4)

Armenian (3)

Slovenian (3)

Uighur (2)

Swedish (2)

Icelandic (2)

Dutch (2)

Danish (2)

Bengali (2)

Finnish (2)

Telugu (1)

Albanian (1)

Bable (1)

Malay (1)

Vietnamese (1)

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Ten tales from ShakespearePoetry for childrenShakespeare for childrenTales from ShakespeareIllustrated tales from Shakespeare : a modern adaption from the Charles and Mary Lamb classicAn American family Shakespeare entertainmentShakespeare as children's literature : Edwardian retellings in words and pictures