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Carlyle, Thomas 1795-1881

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Works: 5,322 works in 17,312 publications in 8 languages and 184,322 library holdings
Genres: History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Satire  Records and correspondence  Sources  Social history  Portraits  Didactic fiction 
Subject Headings: Historians  Authors, Scottish 
Roles: Translator, Editor, Arranger, Dedicatee, Other, Honoree, Author of introduction, Owner, Lyricist, Recipient, Composer, Correspondent
Classifications: PR4429, 824.8
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The French revolution; a history by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
705 editions published between 1190 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 7,515 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
Sartor resartus the life and opinions of Herr Teufelsdrockh by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
462 editions published between 1830 and 2005 in 4 languages and held by 5,143 libraries worldwide
"Sartor Resartus is Thomas Carlyle's most enduring and influential work. Sponsored by Ralph Waldo Emerson, it was first printed as a book in Boston in 1836 and immediately became the inspiration for the Transcendental movement. The first London trade edition was published in 1838." "This edition of Sartor Resartus is the first publication of the work that uses all extant versions to create an accurate authorial text."--Jacket
Past and present, by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
456 editions published between 1843 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,538 libraries worldwide
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On heroes, hero-worship, & the heroic in history by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
441 editions published between 1840 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 4,200 libraries worldwide
What trait defines a hero? For Carlyle, it's absolute sincerity, firm belief in one's principles, and an inherent spark of the Divine. In this compelling series of lectures, delivered in 1840, Carlyle uses various examples of great men throughout history divided into six categories and including Dante, Odin, Luther, and Napoleon, among others to convey his notion of a hero
Wilhelm Meister's apprenticeship by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe( Book )
205 editions published between 1824 and 2007 in English and held by 2,381 libraries worldwide
Critical and miscellaneous essays by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
424 editions published between 1836 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,370 libraries worldwide
Distinguished critic and essayist Thomas Carlyle turns his keen intellect to a range of subjects in this collection of nine essays. This second volume includes "The Diamond Necklace," a fiction piece about Marie Antoinette's famous necklace; "Parliamentary History of the French Revolution," and "The Opera," among other selected pieces
Oliver Cromwell's letters and speeches: with elucidations by Oliver Cromwell( Book )
321 editions published between 1845 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 2,244 libraries worldwide
Sartor resartus by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
256 editions published between 1830 and 2010 in 8 languages and held by 1,765 libraries worldwide
Carlyle's great satire, a parody review of a supposed treatise on the "Philosophy of Clothes" by a certain "Herr Teufelsdrockh," is a humorous dissection of the follies and peculiarities of human culture and civilization
Heroes and hero worship by Thomas Carlyle( file )
57 editions published between 1840 and 2002 in English and held by 1,459 libraries worldwide
Latter-day pamphlets by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
143 editions published between 1850 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,439 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
The life of John Sterling: by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
149 editions published between 1850 and 2011 in English and held by 1,420 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
Sartor resartus. On heroes, hero-worship and the heroic in history by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
116 editions published between 1885 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,366 libraries worldwide
The life of Friedrich Schiller : comprehending an examination of his works by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
175 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,247 libraries worldwide
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History of Friedrich II. of Prussia : called Frederick the Great by Thomas Carlyle( Book )
241 editions published between 1858 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,241 libraries worldwide
Cover title 'Frederick the Great'. One of 10 volumes, published between the years 1858 and 1865
Latter-day pamphlets by Thomas Carlyle( file )
in English and Undetermined and held by 1,185 libraries worldwide
Early kings of Norway by Thomas Carlyle( file )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,184 libraries worldwide
Inaugural address at Edinburgh University by Thomas Carlyle( file )
in English and held by 1,175 libraries worldwide
The life of John Sterling by Thomas Carlyle( file )
4 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,173 libraries worldwide
On Sir Walter Scott by Thomas Carlyle( file )
in English and held by 1,172 libraries worldwide
The French revolution a history by Thomas Carlyle( file )
4 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,171 libraries worldwide
The classic work by Thomas Carlyle on the history of the French Revolution. It was originally published in London in 1872 by Chapman Hall. The text charts each phase of the revolution including its causes the fall of the Bastille in 1789, the role of the third and fourth Estates and the monarchy and the use of the guillotine
 
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Alternative Names
Carlisle, Thomas 1795-1881
Carlyle.
Carlyle, T. (Thomas), 1795-1881
Carlyle, Th.
Carlyle, Thomas
Carlyle, Tomás
Carlyle, Tomás, 1795-1881
Carlyle, Tomasz.
Carlyle, Tomasz, 1795-1881
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
Languages
English (4,447)
German (18)
French (11)
Italian (6)
Latin (5)
Japanese (3)
Danish (3)
Spanish (3)
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