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Lamb, Charles 1775-1834

Overview
Works: 2,392 works in 9,422 publications in 21 languages and 92,407 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Poetry  Paraphrases  Fairy tales  Picture books 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Editor, Translator, Adapter, Attributed name, Creator, Other, Bibliographic antecedent, Illustrator, Recipient, Compiler, ed
Classifications: PR2877, 824.7
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Most widely held works by Charles Lamb
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb ( Book )
1,375 editions published between 1800 and 2013 in 22 languages and held by 11,751 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shakespeare's fourteen comedies and six tragedies retold in prose
Essays of Elia : Last essays of Elia by Charles Lamb ( Book )
962 editions published between 1689 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 6,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1823, this collection of witty and conversational essays from The London Magazine includes Dream-Children, The South-Sea House, and Grace Before Meat, all amply testifying to the qualities that have established Lamb as among the finest of British essayists. And who could forget Lamb's A Dissertation Upon Roast Pig"
The works of Charles and Mary Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
239 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains the prose adaptions of 20 of Shakespeare's plays, some done by Mary, some by Charles
The last essays of Elia being a sequel to essays published under that name by Charles Lamb ( Book )
181 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,214 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."
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb ( )
in English and held by 1,182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On the tragedies of Shakespeare by Charles Lamb ( )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 1,174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( )
in English and held by 1,172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The portable Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
16 editions published between 1949 and 1981 in English and held by 1,093 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Specimens of English dramatic poets, who lived about the time of Shakespeare. With notes by Charles Lamb ( Book )
129 editions published between 1808 and 1970 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes selections, in verse, from plays by dramatists other than Shakespeare
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 747 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 )
57 editions published between 1809 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 726 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"
The letters of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
126 editions published between 1837 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The adventures of Ulysses by Charles Lamb ( Book )
102 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A powerful sorceress, horrid monsters, terrific storms, scheming usurpers, and the gods themselves, all conspire to prevent Ulysses from returning to his home in Ithaca
Lamb's criticism ; a selection from the literary criticism of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
21 editions published between 1923 and 1992 in English and held by 553 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English essays from Sir Philip Sidney to Macaulay; with introductions, notes and illustrations by Charles William Eliot ( Book )
2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 542 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of essays by the following: Sir Philip Sidney, Ben Jonson, Abraham Cowley, joseph Addison, Sir Richard Steele, Jonathan Swift, Daniel Defoe, Samuel Johnson, David Hume, Sydney Smith, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, William Hazlitt, Leigh Hunt, Charles Lamb, Thomas de Quincey, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and Thomas Babington Macaulay
Mrs. Leicester's school by Charles Lamb ( Book )
64 editions published between 1800 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ten tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb ( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 434 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
Poems, plays and miscellaneous essays of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
52 editions published between 1800 and 1978 in English and held by 421 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A tale of Rosamund Gray and old blind Margaret By Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb ( Book )
28 editions published between 1798 and 2005 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Charles Lamb on Shakespeare by Charles Lamb ( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Chʻa-erh-ssu Lan-mu, 1775-1834
Elia.
Elia, 1775-1834
Elia, Lewis d'.
Elia Lewis d' 1775-1834
Elia Schriftsteller 1775-1834 Pseudonym
Lamb, C.
Lamb, Čarlis 1775-1834
Lamb, Charles, 1775-1834.
Lamb, K.
Lamb, Karol.
Lan-mu, Chʻa-erh-ssu, 1775-1834
Lanmu, Chaersi 1775-1834
Лэм, Чарльз, 1775-1834
Элия, 1775-1834
למב, צ'רלס, 1775-1834
チャールズ.ラム, 1775-1834
ラム
ラム, チャールズ
Languages
English (3,626)
French (18)
German (10)
Hungarian (9)
Albanian (7)
Japanese (6)
Portuguese (5)
Croatian (4)
Slovenian (4)
Spanish (3)
Korean (3)
Ewe (2)
Icelandic (2)
Romanian (2)
Danish (1)
Italian (1)
Tongan (1)
Turkish (1)
Bengali (1)
Galician (1)
Serbian (1)
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