Sartor Resartus -and- On Heroes, Hero-Worship and the Heroic in History (Everyman's Library #278)

By: CARLYLE, Thomas

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A 1967 reprint of the 1908 issuance. An Everyman's Library edition offering two influential essays by the Scottish philosopher, historian and essayist Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881). "[Sartor]. . .humorously ranges over every field of learning and experience, pointing out the false values of the age. . ." and "Heroes. . ." advocates a moral reconstruction of Britain based on heroic figures of the past. Includes an introduction by W. H. Hudson. Everyman's Library catalog no. 278 in their Essays & Belles-Lettres series. --- In Everyman's Library larger format binding style 4. Full green cloth-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling and gilt "EL" in script at tail of spine; orange topstain. In green dust jacket with image of bearded scholar at work in his spider-webbed study on front cover. --- Exposure to moisture has left dampstains to cover, inside & outside of jacket and edges of endpapers; and with penciled notations to page 238, else a clean, tightly-bound, sound copy. Dust jacket also with residue from a removed sticker, otherwise intact and protected in removable archival mylar wrapper.; 12mo - 7 to 7-1/2 in. tall ; xviii, 474 pages

Title: Sartor Resartus -and- On Heroes, Hero-Worship and the Heroic in History (Everyman's Library #278)

Author Name: CARLYLE, Thomas

Categories: >>Everyman's Library Editions, >>Philosophy/Psychology/Thought,

Publisher: London / New York, Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1967

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good- in Good+ dust jacket

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