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Last Essays of Elia

£7.99

Product description

Hardback, orange covers, with beige spine. Good condition. Tissue over frontispiece is intact. Pages clean and binding tight. Top edge gilt and cut, remaining edges uncut. Introduction by Augustine Birrell, and illustrations by Charles E. Brock. Christmas 1923 inscription on end paper. Published by J.M. Dent & Sons 1919.

Essays of Elia is a collection of essays written by Charles Lamb; it was first published in book form in 1823, with a second volume, Last Essays of Elia, issued in 1833 by the publisher Edward Moxon. Lamb's essays were very popular and were printed in many subsequent editions throughout the nineteenth century. The personal and conversational tone of the essays has charmed many readers; the essays established Lamb as a popular English essayists. Lamb himself is the Elia of the collection, and his sister Mary is Cousin Bridget.

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Author(s):
Lamb C
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
11.5 x 19
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
254
Publisher:
J.M. Dent & Sons
Title:
Last Essays of Elia

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Hardback, orange covers, with beige spine. Good condition. Tissue over frontispiece is intact. Pages clean and binding tight. Top edge gilt and cut, remaining edges uncut. Introduction by Augustine Birrell, and illustrations by Charles E. Brock. Christmas 1923 inscription on end paper. Published by J.M. Dent & Sons 1919.

Essays of Elia is a collection of essays written by Charles Lamb; it was first published in book form in 1823, with a second volume, Last Essays of Elia, issued in 1833 by the publisher Edward Moxon. Lamb's essays were very popular and were printed in many subsequent editions throughout the nineteenth century. The personal and conversational tone of the essays has charmed many readers; the essays established Lamb as a popular English essayists. Lamb himself is the Elia of the collection, and his sister Mary is Cousin Bridget.

Author(s):
Lamb C
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
11.5 x 19
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
254
Publisher:
J.M. Dent & Sons
Title:
Last Essays of Elia

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