The Last Essays of Elia

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Fb&c Limited, Jun 2, 2015 - Literary Collections - 381 pages
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List of Illustrations; Charles Lamb: A Memoir

Preface; Blakesmoor in H-shire; Poor Relations; Stage Illusion; To the Shade of Elliston; Ellistoniana; Detached Thoughts on Books and Reading; The Old Margate Hoy; The Convalescent; Sanity of True Genius; Captain Jackson; The Superannuated Man; The Genteel Style in Writing

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Oh, my, these are hilarious! A collection of essays by Lamb's imaginary friend, an eclectic, off-beat and highly opinionated persona. The preface, bemoaning the death of the imaginary friend while ... Read full review

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