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Thomas Carlyle and the art of history.

Louise (Merwin) Young

Thomas Carlyle and the art of history.

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Published by Octagon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Historiography.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 209-216.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.8.C32 Y6 1971
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 219 p.
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4457723M
    ISBN 100374988412
    LC Control Number79120684


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Based on a series of lectures delivered inThomas Carlyle’s On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History considers the creation of heroes and the ways they exert heroic leadership.

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Thomas Carlyle and the art of history. New York, Octagon Books, [©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Thomas Carlyle; Thomas Carlyle; Thomas Carlyle; Thomas Carlyle; Thomas Carlyle: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Louise Merwin Young.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Young, Louise Merwin, Thomas Carlyle and the art of history. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania press.

Past and Present is a book by Thomas Carlyle which combines medieval history with criticism of 19th century British society. Carlyle draws upon the chronicle of Jocelin of Brakelond in order to contrast the monks' reverence for work and heroism with the sham leadership of his own day/5(7).

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Thomas Carlyle, Rodger L. Tarr, Mark Engel (). “Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdröckh in Three Books”, p, Univ of California Press What, in the devil's name, is the use of respectability, with never so many gigs and silver spoons, if thou inwardly art the pitifulness of all men.

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History is story of blood, and literature the story of pain. Thomas Carlyle, in this book, blends history and literature to tell a compelling tale. To read this book you need fair degree of familiarity with the actors in the build up to, and during, the French revolution/5(34).

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Thomas Carlyle was a social critic and historian born in Ecclefechan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, December 4,the same year as John Keats, but Carlyle is considered an early Victorian rather than a Romantic. After completing his elementary studies, he went to the University of Edinburgh but left in without a degree.

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Publication date Publisher Thomas Nelson and Sons Collection americana Book from the collections of Harvard University Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by Pages: By Thomas Carlyle History, as it lies at the root of all science, is the first distinct product of man's spiritual nature; his earliest expression of what can be called Thought.

It is a looking both before and after; as, indeed, the coming Time already waits, unseen, yet definitely shaped, predetermined, and inevitable, in the Time come. Thomas Carlyle, renowned nineteenth-century essayist and social critic, came to be thought of as a secular prophet by many of his readers and as the undoubted head of English letters by Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Historical Essays brings together Carlyle's essays on history and historical subjects in a fully annotated modern edition for the first time.

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In his book On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and The Heroic in History, he argued that the actions of the "Great Man" play a key role in history, claiming that. Thomas Carlyle, –, English author, b. Scotland. Early Life and Works Carlyle studied (–14) at the Univ.

of Edinburgh, intending to enter the ministry, but left when his doubts became too strong. He taught mathematics before returning to Edinburgh in to study law. However, law gave way to reading in German literature.

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An Anniversary Collection volume. The French Revolution Thomas Carlyle Edited by David R. Sorensen, Brent E. Kinser, and Consultant Editor Mark Engel Oxford World's Classics.

The text is a critical text based on the collation of the first edition of as copy-text against the Second Edition ofthe Third Edition ofthe Uniform Edition ofand the Library Edition of Considering our present advanced state of culture, and how the Torch of Science has now been brandished and borne about, with more or less effect, for five thousand years and upwards; how, in these times especially, not only the Torch still burns, and perhaps more fiercely than ever, but innumerable Rushlights, and Sulphur-matches, kindled.

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Carlyle's journal for are the two following entries: " May, 17, - Am thinking of a tour in Ireland: unhappily have no call of desire that way, or any way, but am driven out somewhither (just now) as by the point of bayonets at my back.

Ireland really is my problem; the breaking point of the huge suppuration which all British and all European society now is. Thomas Carlyle, in this book, blends history and literature to tell a compelling tale. To read this book you need fair degree of familiarity with the actors in the build up to, and during, the French revolution/5(34).

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