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The French Revolution: A History

By: CARLYLE, Thomas

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, The Heritage Press: 1956

Stock No.: 82684

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


The Scottish philosopher/historian's famous history of the French Revolution in an attractive hardcover copy, in slipcase. This work first appeared in 1837 and is said to have been an influence on Charles Dickens and his notable "A Tale of Two Cities". Profusely illustrated by Bernard Lamotte and an introduction by Cecil Brown. --- Bound in Lamotte-illustrated full blue cloth-covered boards. Sandglass flyer laid in (New York, no. III:21). Volume housed in red pap... View more info

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Little Masterpieces: Thomas Carlyle (Essay on Biography, Selected Biographical & Historical Sketches and Other Writings)

By: CARLYLE, Thomas (author); PERRY, Bliss (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday & McClure Co.: 1901

Stock No.: 80238

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A 1901 edition in this collection of writings by the prominent Scottish social commentator Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881). With frontis portrait of the author, as well as a brief introduction by editor Bliss Perry. An entry in the publisher's "Little Masterpieces" series of noted works in compact size. --- In full red cloth-covered boards with titling and decorations in gilt on spine; publisher's blindstamped vignette to front cover. Lacks a dust jacket (likely as i... View more info