The Last Essays of Elia (Classic Reprint)
Fb&c Limited, May 10, 2017 - 40 pages
Excerpt from The Last Essays of Elia
I was astonished at the indistinction of everything. Where had stood the great gates? What bounded the court-yard? Whereabout did the out-houses com mence? A few bricks only lay as representatives of that which was so stately and so spacious.
Death does not Shrink up his human victim at this rate. The burnt ashes of a man weigh more in their proportion.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - A_musing - LibraryThing
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