Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdrockh in Three Books

Sartor Resartus: The Life and Opinions of Herr Teufelsdrockh in Three Books

by Thomas Carlyle, Rodger L. Tarr, Mark Engel
     
 

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"Sartor Resartus is the 'sunniest and most philosophical' of Carlyle's works."—Henry David Thoreau

"The way to test how much [Carlyle] has left us all were to consider, or try to consider, for the moment the array of British thought, the resultant and ensemble of the last fifty years, as existing today, but with Carlyle left out."—Walt Whitman

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"Sartor Resartus is the 'sunniest and most philosophical' of Carlyle's works."—Henry David Thoreau

"The way to test how much [Carlyle] has left us all were to consider, or try to consider, for the moment the array of British thought, the resultant and ensemble of the last fifty years, as existing today, but with Carlyle left out."—Walt Whitman

"How great he was! He made history a song for the first time in our language. He was our English Tacitus."—Oscar Wilde

Editorial Reviews

London Review of Books
Modern readers and literary scholars will be grateful for this large-scale computer-assisted edition of such a seminal text.
Times Literary Supplement
Now we have the benefit of excellent notes and an introduction taking the reader clearly and interestingly through the extraordinarily complicated history of the book's conception, writing and publication.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520209282
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
04/23/2000
Series:
Norman and Charlotte Strouse Edition of the Writings of Thomas Carlyle Series
Pages:
774
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.75(d)

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