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Carlyle, Thomas 1795-1881

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Works: 5,283 works in 17,864 publications in 8 languages and 188,735 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Satire  Dictionaries  Sources  Bildungsromans  Portraits 
Subject Headings: Historians  Authors, Scottish 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Arranger, Dedicatee, Other, Honoree, Correspondent, Composer, Author of introduction, Recipient, Lyricist, Owner
Classifications: DC161, 824.8
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The French revolution a history by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
849 editions published between 1190 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 9,719 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1837 Thomas Carlyle published his work The French Revolution: A History and overnight became a celebrity. € The work was filled with a passionate intensity, hitherto unknown in historical writing. In a politically-charged Europe, filled with fears and hopes of revolution, Carlyle's account of the motivations and urges that inspired the events in France became powerfully relevant. Carlyle's style emphasised this, continually pointing to the urgency of action - often using the present tense. For him, chaotic events demanded 'heroes' to take control over the competing forces erupting with
On heroes, hero-worship, & the heroic in history by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
588 editions published between 1840 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 5,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In his 1840 lectures on heroes, Thomas Carlyle, Victorian essayist and social critic, championed the importance of the individual in history. Published the following year and eventually translated into fifteen languages, this imaginative work of history, comparative religion, and literature is the most influential statement of a man who came to be thought of as a secular prophet and the "undoubted head of English letters" (Emerson). His vivid portraits of Muhammad, Dante, Luther, Napoleonjust a few of the individuals Carlyle celebrated for changing the course of world historymade O
Past and present by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
485 editions published between 1843 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,724 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
With England in the grip of a serious economic downturn, Carlyle in Past and Present (1843) looked to the supposed virtues of the past in order to illustrate how unfettered capitalism had brought the country to the brink of ruin, hoping in this way to spark a moral no less than economic resurgence
The life of John Sterling by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
369 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 4,042 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Carlyle undertook this biography of his friend, the British author John Sterling (1806 1844), because he was so dissatisfied with an earlier biography of Sterling by Julius Charles Hare. Sterling was an ordained curate at Hurstmonceux, but retired and began writing. His highest literary achievements were the articles he published in Blackwood's Magazine such as, The Onyx Ring and The Palace of Morgana. Carlyle's biography has since become a classic and is studied more as a work of Carlyle than the life of Sterling
Latter-day pamphlets by Thomas Carlyle ( )
161 editions published between 1850 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,762 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These essays, or pamphlets," published in 1850, are a vehement denunciation of what Thomas Carlyle believed to be the political, social, and religious injustices of the era. The collection's best known essay is Hudson's Statue," an attack on plans to erect a monument in honor of the bankrupted financier and railway king" George Hudson
Wilhelm Meister's apprenticeship by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ( Book )
215 editions published between 1824 and 2007 in English and held by 2,611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Oliver Cromwell's letters and speeches: with elucidations by Oliver Cromwell ( Book )
339 editions published between 1845 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 2,465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical and miscellaneous essays by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
364 editions published between 1836 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sartor resartus by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
306 editions published between 1830 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 2,144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1836, this pioneering mix of fiction and fact had a great influence on later writers despite having met with little success in its own time. In the novel, a nameless editor presents the life and work of a fictional German philosopher named Diogenes Teufelsdröckh who writes on the subject of clothing. Carlyle's book satirizes the work of Hegel in particular, and German Idealism in general
History of Friedrich II of Prussia, called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
271 editions published between 1858 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,945 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Webpage containing full text version of vol 4 of history of Friedrich II of Prussia / by Scottish author Thomas Carlyle
Early kings of Norway by Thomas Carlyle ( )
82 editions published between 1857 and 2012 in English and held by 1,800 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in 1875, this history of the kings of Norway begins with Harald Haarfagr and ends with Hakon the Old. In addition, the volume contains a long essay on the leader of the Scottish Reformation
Heroes and hero worship by Thomas Carlyle ( )
111 editions published between 1840 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,726 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sartor resartus the life and opinions of Herr Teufelsdrockh by Thomas Carlyle ( )
64 editions published between 1831 and 1974 in English and held by 1,668 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sartor resartus. On heroes, hero-worship and the heroic in history by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
132 editions published between 1800 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inaugural address at Edinburgh University by Thomas Carlyle ( )
in English and held by 1,255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
On Sir Walter Scott by Thomas Carlyle ( )
in English and held by 1,245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reminiscences by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
75 editions published between 1881 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 1,173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters and memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle by Jane Welsh Carlyle ( Book )
55 editions published between 1883 and 1983 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over three thousand letters of the wife of Thomas Carlyle of England cover the period of time 1830-1860
The correspondence of Emerson and Carlyle by Ralph Waldo Emerson ( Book )
17 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The works of Thomas Carlyle (complete) by Thomas Carlyle ( Book )
86 editions published between 1869 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,018 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Carlisle, Thomas 1795-1881
Carlyle.
Carlyle, T. 1795-1881
Carlyle, T. (Thomas), 1795-1881
Carlyle, Th.
Carlyle, Thomas
Carlyle, Thomas 1795-1881
Carlyle, Tomás
Carlyle Tomás 1795-1881
Carlyle, Tomasz.
Carlyle, Tomasz 1795-1881
Carlyle , Tommaso
Carlyle, Tommaso 1795-1881
Kalai'er 1795-1881
Kārlails, Tomass 1795-1881
Karlajl, Tomas
Karleĭlʹ, Tomas 1795-1881
Karlejl', Tomas.
Karlejl', Tomas 1795-1881
Ḳarlel, Tomas 1795-1881
Karler, Tomas.
Kārlīl, Tūmās 1795-1881
Thomas Carlyle
Карлейль, Томас 1795-1881
קרליל, טומס
קרליל, תומס 1795־1881
توماس كارليل، 1795-1881
كارلايل، توماس
كارلايل، توماس، 1795-1881
كرليل، توماس
カアライル
カーライル, トマス
卡莱尔 1795-1881
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