Critical and Miscellaneous Essays; Collected and Republished (In 7 Vols.)

By: Carlyle, Thomas

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Red-orange cloth on boards. Volume 1 introduces Richter, German Literature, Werner, Goethe, Meister's Apprenticeship, German Romance, and Fractions. 300 pp. Volume 2 includes essays on Burns, Heyne, German Playwrights, Voltaire, Novalis, Signs of the Times, and History, as well as Richter's review of Madame De Stael's "Allemagne" and comparisons of Schiller, Goethe, and De Stael. 303 pp. Volume 3 contains more on Richter, Luther's Psalm, Schiller, The Nibelungen Lied, German Literature of the XIV and XV Centuries, and Taylor's Historic Survey of German Poetry. 256 pp. with several uncut edges. Volume 4 contains Characteristics, Goethe's Portrait, Death of Goethe, Biography, Boswell's Life of Johnson, Goethe's Works, Corn-Law Rhymes, On History Again, The Tale, Novelle, and Summary. 275 pp. with some uncut edges and previous owner's name. Volume 5 contains Diderot, Count Cagliostro, Death of Edward Irving, The Diamond Necklace, Mirabeau, and Summary. 276 pp. with some uncut edges. Volume 6 contains Parliamentary History of the French Revolution, Sir Walter Scott, Varnhagen von Ense's Memoirs, Chartism, Petition on the Copyright Bill, The Sinking of the Vengeur, Baillie the Covenanter, and Summary. Some uncut edges. 244 pp. In Volume 7 is a disturbing title, The N.... Question, to which John Stuart Mill replies with all his force of logic and good will. Unfortunately Mill's reply is not included here, but is readable on another site (See Fraser's Magazine, Vol. 41, 1850). 276 pp. with index for all seven volumes. Previous owner's name in all srven volumes. Extra postage needed.

Title: Critical and Miscellaneous Essays; Collected and Republished (In 7 Vols.)

Author Name: Carlyle, Thomas

Categories: Essays,

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1869

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good Plus

Jacket Condition: No Jackets

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 012084

Keywords: NOISBN Essays. Richter. Werner, Goethe.