Charles Lamb

Charles Lamb

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: English

Occupation: Critic

Biography: Charles Lamb was an English essayist, best known for his Essays of Elia and for the children's book Tales from Shakespeare, which he produced with his sister, Mary Lamb. Lamb has been referred to by E.V. Lucas, his principal biographer, as the most lovable figure in English literature.

Source/Notes: The letters of Charles Lamb, with a sketch of his life. The poetical works (1838 edition)

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