Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

Reference Entry

Lamb, Charles (1775-1834), essayist

Peter Swaab

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/15912
Lamb, Charles (1775-1834), essayist


Family and early years | Christ's Hospital | From Christ's Hospital to the death of Mrs Lamb | Early writings, literary associations, 1796-1802 | Theatre and children's literature, 1802-1815 | London life and the essays of Elia, 1815-1825 | Years of retirement, 1825-1834 | Assessment

Reference Entry.  4959 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »