In Charles Lamb’s Essays of Elia, one of the main literary devices he uses is irony, which ranges from being extremely subtle to straightforward. This is significant because the anagram for the pseudonym “Elia” was “a lie”. Therefore, this often changed the meaning of the poem since its.
Essays of Elia is a collection of essays written by Charles Lamb; it was first published in book form in 1823, with a second volume, Last Essays of Elia, issued in 1833 by the publisher Edward Moxon. The essays in the collection first began appearing in The London Magazine in 1820 and continued to 1825. Lamb's essays were very popular and were.