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Lamb, Mary 1764-1847

Overview
Works: 1,010 works in 3,389 publications in 19 languages and 33,420 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Stories, plots, etc  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Picture books  Fairy tales  Paraphrases  Short stories  Biography  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Performer, Adapter, Other, Editor, Creator, Bibliographic antecedent, Actor, Compiler, Contributor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR2877, 822.33
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Publications about Mary Lamb
Publications by Mary Lamb
Publications by Mary Lamb, published posthumously.
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 )
875 editions published between 1807 and 2016 in 18 languages and held by 9,091 libraries worldwide
Retellings of twenty of Shakespeare's best known plays, using the playwright's own words when possible
The letters of Charles and Mary Anne Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )
23 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 796 libraries worldwide
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 731 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
The letters of Charles Lamb, to which are added those of his sister, Mary Lamb. Edited by E.V. Lucas by Charles Lamb( Book )
18 editions published between 1935 and 1968 in English and held by 670 libraries worldwide
The Oxford book of children's stories by Jan Mark( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 622 libraries worldwide
A collection of short stories written for children over the past 250 years by such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Rudyard Kipling, Carl Sandburg, Joan Aiken, and Rosa Guy
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )
137 editions published between 1837 and 2016 in 9 languages and held by 573 libraries worldwide
Presents prose retellings of twenty of William Shakespeare's comedies and tragedies, including "A Midsummer Night's Dream," "Romeo and Juliet," and "Macbeth."
Poetry for children by Charles Lamb( Book )
31 editions published between 1819 and 2010 in English and held by 509 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, or, The history of several young ladies by Charles Lamb( Book )
72 editions published between 1809 and 1904 in English and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Ten tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )
12 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 414 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 from their 1807 publications 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."What these tales shall have been to the young readers," Charles Lamb wrote, "that and much more it is the writers' wish that the true plays of Shakespeare may prove to them in older years {u2014} enrichers of the fancy, strengtheners of virtue, a withdrawing from all selfish and mercenary thoughts, a lesson of all sweet and honorable thoughts and actions. To teach courtesy, benignity, generosity, humanity: for of examples, teaching these virtues, his pages are full."Simple and compelling, these vibrant retellings of the great playwright's timeless tales will undoubtedly charm readers of all ages
The works of Charles and Mary Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )
18 editions published between 1903 and 2010 in English and held by 375 libraries worldwide
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Sound Recording )
38 editions published between 1967 and 2010 in English and held by 370 libraries worldwide
Retelling in prose of some of the most popular of Shakespeare's plays
Shakespeare for children by Charles Lamb( Sound Recording )
13 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 364 libraries worldwide
Prose adaptations for children of ten of William Shakespeare's plays
The works of Charles and Mary Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )
12 editions published between 1924 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 343 libraries worldwide
Contains the prose adaptions of 20 of Shakespeare's plays, some done by Mary, some by Charles
Mrs. Leicester's school by Charles Lamb( Book )
33 editions published between 1800 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 325 libraries worldwide
A school mistress encourages her ten young pupils to share the stories of their lives and families on their first day of school
Mrs. Leicester's school : and other writings in prose and verse by Charles Lamb( Book )
23 editions published between 1885 and 1908 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
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 246 libraries worldwide
Retells fifteen of Shakespeare's plays for young readers
Shakespeare stories by Jane McCulloch( file )
2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 229 libraries worldwide
Readings of the stories of Shakespeare's best-known plays by London acclaimed actors. Includes instrumental interludes
The works of Charles and Mary Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )
10 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 214 libraries worldwide
Favorite tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )
1 edition published in 1956 in English and held by 208 libraries worldwide
Tales from Shakespear : designed for the use of young persons by Charles Lamb( Book )
13 editions published between 1807 and 1982 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Lamb, M.
Lamb, Mari 1764-1847
Lamb, Mária 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
Lan-mu, Ma-li 1764-1847
Lanmu, Mali 1764-1847
Ma-li Lan-mu
Ma-li Lan-mu 1764-1847
Mary Ann Lamb englische Schriftstellerin
Mary Lamb britisk skribent og poet
Mary Lamb Brits dichteres (1764-1847)
Mary Lamb écrivaine britannique
Mary Lamb scrittrice inglese
לם, מרי
למב, מרי 1764-1847
လမ့်၊ မေရီ
램, 매리 1764-1847
램, 매리 앤 1764-1847
램, 메리 1764-1847
램, 메리 앤 1764-1847
램, 메어리 1764-1847
메리 램
マリー・ラム
メアリ.ラム
メアリ.ラム 1764-1847
ラム, メアリー
瑪麗・蘭姆
簫乾
簫乾 1764-1847
Languages
English (1,316)
Chinese (34)
Japanese (31)
German (24)
Spanish (17)
Hungarian (10)
French (8)
Romanian (6)
Portuguese (5)
Armenian (4)
Korean (3)
Croatian (2)
Danish (2)
Icelandic (2)
Hebrew (2)
Italian (1)
Slovenian (1)
Polish (1)
Multiple languages (1)
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