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Heroes and Hero-Worship

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Collins Clear-Type Press:

Seller ID: 009931

Condition: Very Good


Maroon leather on flexible boards. The hero as Divinity, Prophet, Poet, Priest, A Man of Letters, or King. Six lectures or essays. 312 pp. plus catalog. Catalog pages and rear endpaper water-stained. View more info

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

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1869

Seller ID: 012084

Condition: Good Plus


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 uncu... View more info

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Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches; With Elucidations (5-Vol. Set)

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: $100.00 USD

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1849

Edition: Third Edition.

Seller ID: 012081

Condition: Good Plus


Red-orange hardcovers with many uncut top edges and foredges. Previous owner's name in each of the five volumes. Three related (but not immediately connected) lists are included. These are: List of the Long Parliament, Lists of the Association Committees, and The Squire Papers. Each volume has 260-270 pp. View more info

Past and Present

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Company:

Seller ID: 012877

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth backed in green leather on boards. A general complaint against current conditions, with the Manchester Insurrection as an example. A plea for fair wages and justice for all workers. General condemnation of idleness, hunting parties, and corn laws. 435 pp. with index. Previous owner's name with date of 1914. View more info

On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History

By: Carlyle, Thomas

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell & Co.:

Seller ID: 012878

Condition: Good Plus


Sadly, though the cover matches the last two Carlyle books listed, this one has several small, light pencil marks in margins. It's all about heroes, whether as divinities, poets, kings, or other. These six essays were first published in 1841. Green cloth backed in green leather on boards. Previous owner's name and date of 1914. 334 pp. with index. View more info

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Tales By Musaeus, Tieck, Richter (In Two Vol.)

By: Carlyle, Thomas (Trans.)

Price: $30.00 USD

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1874

Seller ID: 012083

Condition: Good Plus


Red-orange cloth on boards. Several uncut top and foredges. About 225 pp. in each volume. Volume 1 contains: Dumb Love, Libussa, and Melechsala by Musaeus, as well as: The Fair-Haired Eckbert, The Trusty Eckart, and The Runenberg by Tieck. Volume 2 contains The Elves and The Goblet by Tieck, as well as Schmelzle's Journey to Flaetz and Life of Quintus Fixlein. Approx. 225 pp. in each volume. Previous owner's name in each. Several uncut top edges. View more info