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Lamb, Charles 1775-1834

Overview
Works: 2,246 works in 9,381 publications in 28 languages and 99,121 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Records and correspondence  Stories, plots, etc  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fairy tales  Paraphrases  Poetry  Bibliography 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Adapter, Attributed name, Creator, Lyricist, Compiler, Other, Honoree, Bibliographic antecedent, Recipient, Illustrator
Classifications: PR2877, 824.7
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Most widely held works about Charles Lamb
 
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Most widely held works by Charles Lamb
Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

1,171 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in 25 languages and held by 10,451 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 )

861 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 5,708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published under the pseudonym 'Elia, ' Charles Lamb's series of essays on subjects ranging from the impressionability of schoolboys to the peculiarity of one's relations, from the pitfalls of lending books to the delights of a roast meal, gained him a devoted following among nineteenth-century readers. By turns witty, insightful, self-deprecating and philosophical, in these essays Lamb offers an unusually warm, human glimpse of life in a circle that included such luminaries as Coleridge, Wordsworth, and William Hazlitt
The works of Charles and Mary Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )

259 editions published between 1800 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,257 WorldCat member 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 )

158 editions published between 1800 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,074 WorldCat member 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
The portable Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )

16 editions published between 1949 and 1981 in English and held by 1,066 WorldCat member 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 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
The last essays of Elia by Charles Lamb( Book )

139 editions published between 1800 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 735 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."
The letters of Charles Lamb, to which are added those of his sister, Mary Lamb. Edited by E.V. Lucas by Charles Lamb( Book )

106 editions published between 1837 and 2012 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

138 editions published between 1837 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 624 WorldCat member 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."
The adventures of Ulysses by Charles Lamb( Book )

139 editions published between 1800 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an electronic edition of the complete book complemented by author biography. This book features a table of contents linked to every chapter. The book was designed for optimal navigation on the Kindle, PDA, Smartphone, and other electronic readers. It is formatted to display on all electronic devices including the Kindle, Smartphones and other Mobile Devices with a small display
Poetry for children by Charles Lamb( Book )

36 editions published between 1819 and 2011 in English and held by 580 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."
Lamb's criticism; a selection from the literary criticism of Charles Lamb by Charles Lamb( Book )

20 editions published between 1923 and 1992 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English essays from Sir Philip Sidney to Macaulay; with introductions, notes and illustrations by Charles William Eliot( Book )

5 editions published between 1937 and 1980 in English and held by 518 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
Lamb as critic by Charles Lamb( Book )

7 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Specimens of English dramatic poets, who lived about the time of Shakespeare. With notes by Charles Lamb( Book )

61 editions published between 1808 and 1970 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten tales from Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in English and held by 420 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
Charles Lamb on Shakespeare by Charles Lamb( Book )

11 editions published between 1888 and 1978 in 3 languages and held by 410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A tale of Rosamund Gray and old blind Margaret by Charles Lamb( Book )

24 editions published between 1798 and 1991 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selected letters by Charles Lamb( Book )

4 editions published between 1924 and 1956 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Charles Lamb by Alfred Ainger( Book )

6 editions published between 1882 and 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Tales from Shakespeare
Alternative Names
Chʻa-erh-ssu Lan-mu 1775-1834

Charles Lamb Brits schrijver (1775-1834)

Charles Lamb critique littéraire, poète, essayiste et humoriste

Charles Lamb englischer Dichter

Charles Lamb scrittore, poeta e drammaturgo inglese

Elia.

Elia 1775-1834

Elia 1775-1834 Schriftsteller

Elia, Lewis d'.

Elia Lewis d' 1775-1834

Elia Schriftsteller 1775-1834

Lamb, C.

Lamb, Čarlis 1775-1834

Lamb, Charles 1775-1834

Lamb, K.

Lamb, Karol.

Lamb, Károly 1775-1834

Lan-mu, Chʻa-erh-ssu 1775-1834

Lanmu, Chaersi 1775-1834

Lėm, Čarlʹz 1775-1834

Ламб Ч. 1775-1834

Лемб Ч. 1775-1834

Лэм, Чарлз поэт, публицист и литературный критик

Лэм, Чарльз 1775-1834

Чарлз Лэм поэт, публицист и литературный критик

Чарльз Лем

Чарльз Лэм

Элия 1775-1834

לם, צ'ארלז

למב, צ'ארלס

למב, צ'רלס

למב, צ'רלס 1775-1834

تشارلز لام

لام، تشارلس

لمب، تشارلس

ਚਾਰਲਸ ਲੈਂਬ

சார்லஸ் லாம்

လမ့်၊ ချား

ჩარლზ ლემი

램, C 1775-1834

램, 차알즈 1775-1834

램, 찰스 1775-1834

램, 찰즈 1775-1834

램, 챨스 1775-1834

램, 챨즈 1775-1834

엘리아 1775-1834

찰스 램

チャールズ・ラム

チャールズ.ラム 1775-1834

ラム

ラム, チャールズ

兰姆, 查尔斯 1775-1834

查爾斯·蘭姆

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English (3,196)

Japanese (63)

Chinese (53)

German (50)

Spanish (44)

French (19)

Hungarian (12)

Hebrew (11)

Korean (11)

Yiddish (10)

Portuguese (5)

Armenian (4)

Croatian (4)

Dutch (4)

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Romanian (2)

Slovenian (2)

Thai (2)

Telugu (1)

Italian (1)

Polish (1)

Turkish (1)

Greek, Modern (1)

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Bengali (1)

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Essays of Elia : Last essays of EliaMrs. Leicester's schoolTales from ShakespeareThe adventures of UlyssesPoetry for childrenTen tales from ShakespeareCharles Lamb on ShakespeareA tale of Rosamund Gray and old blind MargaretCharles Lamb