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Charles Lamb Biography

Charles Lamb was a respected British essayist and poet, but he seems to be best remembered for his co-authorship with his sister Mary of Tales from Shakespeare.  Charles Lamb Biography Birth and Education CHARLES...

Chapter 10 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 10 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER TEN The Madness from Above.—The Bow of Ulysses.—The Slaughter.—The Conclusion. When daylight appeared, a tumultuous concourse of the suitors again filled the hall; and some wondered,...

Chapter 9 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 9 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER NINE The Queen’s Suitors.—The Battle of the Beggars.—The Armour Taken Down.— The Meeting with Penelope. From the house of Eumaeus the seeming beggar took his way,...

Chapter 8  Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 8 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER EIGHT The Change from a King to a Beggar.—Eumaeus and the Herdsmen.— Telemachus. Not long did Minerva suffer him to indulge vain transports; but briefly recounting...

Chapter 7  Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 7 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER SEVEN The Songs of Demodocus.—The Convoy Home.—The Mariners Transformed to Stone.—The Young Shepherd. When it was daylight, Alcinous caused it to be proclaimed by the heralds...

Chapter 6  Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 6 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER SIX The Princess Nausicaa.—The Washing.—The Game with the Ball.—The Court of Phaeacia and King Alcinous. Meantime Minerva, designing an interview between the king’s daughter of that...

Chapter 5  Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 5 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER FIVE The Tempest.—The Sea-bird’s Gift.—The Escape by Swimming.—The Sleep in the Woods. At the stern of his solitary ship Ulysses sat, and steered right artfully. No...

Chapter 4 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 4 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER FOUR The Island of Calypso.—Immortality Refused. Henceforth the adventures of the single Ulysses must be pursued. Of all those faithful partakers of his toil, who with...

Chapter 3 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 3 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER THREE The Song of the Sirens.—Scylla and Charybdis.—The Oxen of the Sun.—The Judgment.—The Crew Killed by Lightning. “Unhappy man, who at thy birth wast appointed twice...

Chapter 2 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

Chapter 2 Adventures of Ulysses by Lamb

THE ADVENTURES OF ULYSSES BY CHARLES LAMB CHAPTER TWO The House of Circe.—Men changed into Beasts.—The Voyage to Hell.—The Banquet of the Dead. On went the single ship till it came to the island...