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The Works of Thomas Carlyle

Volume 3. The French Revolution: A History II

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  • Date Published: November 2010
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781108022262

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  • Thomas Carlyle (1795–1881) was one of the most influential authors of the nineteenth century. Eagerly studied at the highest level of intellectual society, his satirical essays and perceptive historical biographies caused him to be regarded for much of the Victorian period as a literary genius and eminent social philosopher. After graduating from Edinburgh University in 1814, he published his first scholarly work on German literature in 1824, before finding literary success with his ground-breaking history of the French Revolution in 1837. After falling from favour during the first part of the twentieth century, his work has more recently become the subject of scholarly re-examination. His introduction of German literature and philosophy into the British intellectual milieu profoundly influenced later philosophical ideas and literary studies. These volumes are reproduced from the 1896 Centenary Edition of his collected works. Volume 3 contains the second volume of The French Revolution.

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    • Date Published: November 2010
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781108022262
    • length: 326 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 19 x 140 mm
    • weight: 0.42kg
    • contains: 3 b/w illus.
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Book I. The Feast of Pikes:
    1. In the Tuileries
    2. In the Salle de Menege
    3. The muster
    4. Journalism
    5. Clubbism
    6. Je le jure
    7. Prodigies
    8. Solemn league and covenant
    9. Symbolic
    10. Mankind
    11. As in the age of gold
    12. Sound and smoke
    Book II. Nanci:
    1. Bouille
    2. Arrears and aristocrats
    3. Bouille at Metz
    4. Arrears at Nanci
    5. Inspector Malseigne
    6. Bouille at Nanci
    Book III. The Tuileries:
    1. Epimenides
    2. The wakeful
    3. Sword in hand
    4. To fly or not to fly
    5. The day of poniards
    6. Mirabeau
    7. Death of Mirabeau
    Book IV. Varennes:
    1. Easter at Saint-Cloud
    2. Easter at Paris
    3. Count Fersen
    4. Attitude
    5. The new berline
    6. Old-Dragon Drouet
    7. The night of spurs
    8. The return
    9. Sharp shot
    Book V. Parliament First:
    1. Grande acceptation
    2. The book of the law
    3. Avignon
    4. No sugar
    5. Kings and emigrants
    6. Brigands and jales
    7. Constitution will not march
    8. The Jacobins
    9. Minister Roland
    10. Petion-National-Pique
    11. The hereditary representative
    12. Procession of the black breeches
    Book VI. The Marseillese:
    1. Executive that does not act
    2. Let us march
    3. Some consolation to mankind
    4. Subterranean
    5. At dinner
    6. The steeples at midnight
    7. The Swiss
    8. Constitution burst in pieces.

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    Thomas Carlyle

    Editor

    Henry Duff Traill

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