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A bibliography of English language articles on Thomas Carlyle: 1900-1965

Rodger L. Tarr

A bibliography of English language articles on Thomas Carlyle: 1900-1965

by Rodger L. Tarr

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Published by Dept. of English, University of South Carolina in [Columbia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Carlyle, Thomas, -- 1795-1881 -- Bibliography

  • Edition Notes

    Limited to 350 copies. Library has no. 229.

    Statementby Rodger L. Tarr with assistance by Richard E. Dana.
    SeriesBibliographical series -- no. 7, Bibliographical series (University of South Carolina. Dept. of English) -- no. 7
    ContributionsDana, Richard E.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination46 p.
    Number of Pages46
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23371686M

    This habit of falling back upon Thomas Carlyle's Great Man (or Hero) Theory (/), particularly as regards fictional leaders drawn from literature, cinema, . The Great Man theory is a 19th-century idea according to which history can be largely explained by the impact of "great men", or heroes: highly influential individuals who, due to either their personal charisma, intelligence, wisdom, or political skill utilized their power in a way that had a decisive historical impact. The theory was popularized in the s by Scottish writer Thomas Carlyle.

    Scottish historian and essayist who in his early life taught mathematics at Annan (). In additional to his original works of history and biography, he translated Legendre's e's writings influenced such social reformers as . Gain additional insight into Carlyle's influence on literature when you read over the lesson called Thomas Carlyle: Essays & Biography. The lesson covers the following objectives: Recounts Carlyle.

    Description; Summary: "Based on a series of lectures delivered in , Thomas Carlyle's On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History considers the creation of heroes and the ways they exert heroic leadership. Biographies in the English language began appearing during the reign of Henry VIII. John Foxe's Acts and Monuments (), better known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs, was essentially the first dictionary of biography in Europe, followed by Thomas Fuller 's The History of the Worthies of England (), with a distinct focus on public life.


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A bibliography of English language articles on Thomas Carlyle: 1900-1965 by Rodger L. Tarr Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. A bibliography of English language articles on Thomas Carlyle:. [Rodger L Tarr; Richard E Dana]. Thomas Carlyle, Scottish historian and essayist, whose major works include The French Revolution, 3 vol.

(), On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History (), and The History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great, 6 vol. (–65). Carlyle was the second son of James. Thomas Carlyle (4 December – 5 February ) was a British historian, satirical writer, essayist, translator, philosopher, mathematician, and 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 "the history of the world is but the biography of great men".Alma mater: University of Edinburgh.

Biographies in the English language began appearing during the reign of Henry VIII. John Foxe's Actes and Monuments (), better known as Foxe's Book of Martyrs, was essentially the first dictionary of the biography in Europe, followed by Thomas Fuller's The History of the Worthies of England (), with a distinct focus on public life.

Thomas Carlyle was a noted philosopher, historian, mathematician, satirist and essayist born towards the end of the eighteenth century in Scotland. Brought up in a strict Calvinistic family, he moved to Edinburg at the age of fifteen for his university education with the ultimate aim of.

In this lesson, we'll review the major events and ideas in Thomas Carlyle's highly influential book 'Sartor Resartus.' Then we'll analyze some of its key philosophical and satirical elements. Carlyle, Thomas, –, 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. The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL.D. () by James Boswell is a biography of English writer Dr.

Samuel work was from the beginning a critical and popular success, and represents a landmark in the development of the modern genre of biography. It is notable for its extensive reports of Johnson's conversation.

This essay looks at Carlyle's interest in visual and literary portraiture, as the basis for a reassessment of his practice as a biographer in relation to the wider biographical culture of Victorian Britain.

Carlyle's fascination with portraits manifested itself in a number of ways. Despite his professed reluctance as a sitter, his face was one of the most visible of his day – painted.

Full content of original manuscript available on Google Books Available from Amazon Thomas Carlyle () is a difficult figure to categorise. He might be better described as a 'man of letters' than a historian, although much of his writing was on historical topics.

This biography of Thomas and Jane Carlyle is a fine example of that. I came to Carlyle through his 'The French Revolution' and wanted to know more of this literary genius. I'm so glad to have come upon this work of Rosemary Ashton, for it captures so much of both their lives in det I find it a sobering venture to review another's life from /5(3).

AP English Language and Composition Course Description, Effective Fall Such a writer is #omas Carlyle. It is an idle question to ask whether his books will be read a century hence: if they were all burnt as the grandest of Suttees1 on his funeral pile, it would be only like cutting down an oak a%er its acorns have sown a forest.

In the 17th and 18th centuries, biography began to emerge as a separate literary form from history. In fact, the word biography first came into the English language in the 17th century. The art of writing biography received attention in essays by the English authors Roger North and Samuel Johnson.

An interest in the human personality for its. Sartor Resartus (The Tailor Retailored) is ostensibly an introduction to a strange history of clothing by the German Professor of Things in General, Diogenes Teufelsdrockh; its deeper concerns are social injustice, the right way of living in the world, and the large questions of faith and understanding.

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You can cite an anthology, which is a published collection of literary pieces in a single book, using Modern Language Association format both in-text and on the Works Cited page. You would rarely cite an entire anthology, except in referring to the introduction or.

Dana Thomas is the author of Gods and Kings and the New York Times bestseller began her career writing for the Style section of The Washington Post, and she has served as a cultural and fashion correspondent for Newsweek in Paris. She is a regular contributor to The New York Times Style section and has written for The New York Times.

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They read his books for their majestic style and revealing flashes of his highly individual personality. An excellent biography of Carlyle, which is also considered one of the greatest English biographies, is James A.

Froude’s Thomas Carlyle: a History of His Life in London – It was originally printed in four volumes from to. Nicholas Capaldi's biography of John Stuart Mill traces the ways in which Mill's many endeavours are related and explores the significance of Mill's contribution to metaphysics, epistemology, ethics, social and political philosophy, the philosophy of religion, and the philosophy of education.More editions of Thomas Carlyle: A bibliography of English-language criticism, Thomas Carlyle: A bibliography of English-language criticism, ISBN () Hardcover, However, his inaccurate use of documents brought ridicule from other historians, notably Edward Freeman.

Froude's later work was devoted chiefly to a biography of Thomas Carlyle (4 vols., ) and a collection of Carlyle's papers (2 vols., ). Froude returned to Oxford in as regius professor of modern history.