Charles Lamb Poems

Charles Lamb was an English poet and essayist who is best remembered for his co-authorship of Tales from Shakespeare along with his sister, Mary Lamb. He was close friends with the best Romantic poets of the day and is remembered as a well-loved figure. 

Clock Striking

by Charles Lamb

‘Clock Striking’ by Charles Lamb is a two stanza poem that is made up of sets of six lines or

The Old Familiar Faces

by Charles Lamb

‘The Old Familiar Faces’ is a poem written by the great essayist of the Romantic period, Charles Lamb. This poem features the theme of remembrance of the old days.

The Rainbow

by Charles Lamb

In ‘The Rainbow’ Lamb explores themes of natural wonder and beauty. The tone is upbeat and reverential as he examines