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Charles Lamb. truest evidences of the wriier ' s heart and intellect . It brought
hack , at once , the repentant offender to the arms of his friend , and nothing
again separated them till Death came . Charles Lamb was , we believe , the only
one of ...
In a genial August noon , beneath a sweltering sky , death is almost problematic .
At those times do such poor snakes as myself enjoy an immortality . Then we
expand and burgeon . Then are we as strong again , as valiant again , as wise ...
He was delivered from the burthen of that death ; and , when Death came himself
, not in metaphor , to fetch Dicky , it is recorded of him by Robert Palmer , who
kindly watched his exit , that he received the last stroke , neither varying his ...
Whoever drew up this little advertisement , certainly understood this appetite in
the species , and has made abundant provision for it . It really almost induces a
tedium vite upon one to read it . Methinks I could be willing to die , in death On ...
Methinks I could be willing to die , in death to be so attended . The two rows all
round close - drove best black japanned nails , — how feelingly do they invite
and almost irresistibly persuade us to come and be fastened down ! what aching
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Essays of EliaUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Lamb's Elia essays originally appeared in London Magazine in 1820 and proved so popular that the pieces were collected and released as a single volume in 1823. This University of Iowa reprint is a ... Read full review