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Thomas Carlyle

Historian (4-Dec-1795 — 5-Feb-1881)


Ian Campbell. Thomas Carlyle. London: Hamish Hamilton. 1974. 210pp.

John Stewart Collis. The Carlyles: A Biography of Thomas & Jane Carlyle. London: Sidgwick and Jackson. 1971. 186pp.

James Anthony Froude. Thomas Carlyle: A History of the First Forty Years of His Life, 1795-1835. London: Longmans, Green & Co.. 1882. (2 vols.) 432pp. + 495pp.

James Anthony Froude. Thomas Carlyle: A History of His Life in London, 1834-1881. London: Longmans, Green & Co.. 1884. (2 vols.) 460pp. + 486pp.

Thomas Anthony Froude (editor). Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle prepared for publication by Thomas Carlyle. London: Longmans. 1883. (3 vols.)

David Gascoyne. Thomas Carlyle. London: Longmans, Green & Co.. 1952. 44pp.

John Holloway. The Victorian Sage: Studies in Argument. London: Macmillan. 1953. 300pp.

Emery Edward Neff. Carlyle. New York: W. W. Norton & Co.. 1932. 282pp.

Emery Edward Neff. Carlyle and Mill: Mystic and Utilitarian. New York: Columbia University Press. 1924. 334pp.

Jules Paul Seigel (editor). Thomas Carlyle: The Critical Heritage. London: Routledge. 1971. 526pp.

Julian Symons. Thomas Carlyle: The Life and Ideas of a Prophet. New York: Oxford University Press. 1952. 308pp.

Rodger L. Tarr. Thomas Carlyle: A Descriptive Bibliography. Clarendon Press. 1989. 543pp.


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  1. NNDB [link]

  2. Encyclopaedia Britannica Online [link]

  3. Wikipedia [link]

  4. Encyclopaedia Britannica 11th Edition

  5. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.263)

  6. New York Public Library Literature Companion (p.273)

  7. A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature (p.72)

  8. Benet's Readers Encyclopedia, 4th Edition (p.171)

  9. Hutchinson Paperback Dictionary of Biography (p.90)

  10. Concise Biographical Dictionary of Famous Men and Women (p.100)

  11. Atlantic: Brief Lives: A Biographical Companion to the Arts (p.134)

  12. The Penguin Companion to English Literature (pp.88-90)

  13. Legends in Their Own Time (p.42)

  14. The World Almanac Biographical Dictionary (p.110)

  15. Makers of 19th Century Culture: 1800-1914 (p.76)

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