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by Ian Campbell,Aileen Christianson,Clyde de L. Ryals,Kenneth J. Fielding,Sheila McIntosh,David R. Sorensen

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Author:
Ian Campbell,Aileen Christianson,Clyde de L. Ryals,Kenneth J. Fielding,Sheila McIntosh,David R. Sorensen
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978-0822324102
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Duke University Press Books (September 18, 1999)
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Aileen Christianson. Scottish writer and historian Thomas Carlyle and his wife, Jane Welsh Carlyle, attracted to them a circle of foreign exiles, radicals, feminists, revolutionaries, and major and minor writers from across The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle offer a window onto the lives of two of the Victorian world’s most accomplished, perceptive, and unusual inhabitants. Be the first to ask a question about The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Includes letters that reveal much about the lives, attitudes, and activities of the Carlyles.

Jane Welsh Carlyle (14 January 1801 – 21 April 1866) was a Scottish writer. She did not publish any work in her lifetime, but she was widely seen as an extraordinary letter writer. Virginia Woolf called one of the "great letter writers," and Elizabeth Hardwick described her work as a "private writing career. Jane Baillie Welsh was born in Haddington, East Lothian, 14 January 1801. She was the daughter of Dr John Welsh MD (1770-1819) and his wife, Grace Caplegill.

Subjects General Interest Biography, Letters, Memoirs, History European History, Literature and Literary Studies. The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle offer a window onto the lives of two of the Victorian world’s most accomplished, perceptive, and unusual inhabitants

Ian Campbell, Aileen Christianson, David R. Sorensen.

Ian Campbell, Aileen Christianson, David R. The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle offer a window onto the lives of two of the Victorian world's most accomplished, perceptive, and unusual inhabitants. Scottish writer and historian Thomas Carlyle and his wife, Jane Welsh Carlyle, attracted to them a circle of foreign exiles, radicals, feminists, revolutionaries, and major and minor writers from across Europe and the United States. The collection is regarded as one of the finest and most comprehensive literary archives of the nineteenth century.

The 126 letters written between January 1869 and April 1870 offer different impressions of Carlyle at this stage of his life, a widower of four years still deeply upset at the loss of Jane Welsh Carlyle in April 1866.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes. 8, B. Library of Congress. v. <1-24, 28, 32 : Number of pages.

Scottish writer and historian Thomas Carlyle and his wife, Jane Welsh .

Scottish writer and historian Thomas Carlyle and his wife, Jane Welsh Carlyle, attracted to them a circle of foreign exiles, radicals, feminists, revolutionaries, and major and minor writers from across Europe and the United States. Thomas Carlyle was a social critic and historian born in Ecclefechan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, December 4, 1795, the same year as John Keats, but Carlyle is considered an early Victorian rather than a Romantic. With The Letters and Speeches of Oliver Cromwell (1845), The Life of John Sterling (1851), and History of Frederick II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great (1858-1865) he returned to biography.

Kenneth J. Fielding, Ian Campbell, Sheila McIntosh

Kenneth J. Fielding, Ian Campbell, Sheila McIntosh. Thomas was disturbed both by the Panic of 1857 and by news of the Indian Mutiny and the behavior of British troops in that part of the empire.

The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle offer a window onto the lives of two of the Victorian world&rsquo;s most accomplished, perceptive, and unusual inhabitants. Scottish writer and historian Thomas Carlyle and his wife, Jane Welsh Carlyle, attracted to them a circle of foreign exiles, radicals, feminists, revolutionaries, and major and minor writers from across Europe and the United States. The collection is regarded as one of the finest and most comprehensive literary archives of the nineteenth century.