( Free ) Essays of Elia author Charles Lamb


  • Paperback
  • 184
  • Essays of Elia
  • Charles Lamb
  • English
  • 10 January 2019
  • 9781843911739

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FREE READ ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook õ Charles Lamb FREE DOWNLOAD Î Essays of Elia Charles Lamb õ 0 FREE DOWNLOAD E of life in a circle that included such luminaries as Coleridge Wordsworth and William Hazlitt Published in The London Magazine in the early 1820s these o. For me the best of all essayists in English surpassing even Johnson and De uincey But to reduce this merely to a book of essays misses I think the essential strangeness of the project one which slyly grapples with fictions and imposture and the nature or existence of personal truths while remaining immensely moving even haunting A great book and rather neglected despite its stature

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Essays of Elia

FREE READ ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook õ Charles Lamb FREE DOWNLOAD Î Essays of Elia Charles Lamb õ 0 FREE DOWNLOAD Published under the pseudonym Elia Charles Lamb’s book by turns witty insightful self deprecating and philosophical offers an unusually warm human glimps. My copy was printed in 1898 and was super cheap on ebay And whenever I read this book I love holding it in my hands and thinking about how old it is and how sweet and funny it can be even now I tracked this down because of Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society it s the book that 2 main characters love And I can totally see why they did I loved it too However because it is over 100 years old the printing was tiny like 6 point font tiny And I hate to admit that there was a fair amount of the vocabulary I found too archaic and didn t understand at least I m hoping that s the reason I didn t understand it The essays vary in topic and length and I did enjoy most of them with a few I skipped There was one where Lamb talks about how when you have a favorite book and someone else says it s their favorite book too it s very disconcerting like seeing someone wear your clothes Which I thought was very astute If you re a nutty fan of the Guernsey book like me then you ll probably like Charles Lamb

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FREE READ ´ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook õ Charles Lamb FREE DOWNLOAD Î Essays of Elia Charles Lamb õ 0 FREE DOWNLOAD Ften nostalgic essays are important documents in the development of autobiographical writing which gained him a devoted following among 19th century reader. Really enjoyed it Anne Fadiman put me onto his trail