The French Revolution Thomas Carlyle Folio Society 1989

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The French Revolution by Thomas Carlyle

Carlyle wrote his French Revolution as a secular ‘tract for the times’ and as a warning for his compatriots of the frightful consequences of materialism, utilitarianism and democracy. Scottish puritanism and German romanticism were his lodestars; ‘History is the essence of innumerable biographies’ was his historical creed. The result is not a work of scholarship but a prose epic, teeming with colourful scenes of dramatic events and imaginative portraits of the leading revolutionaries. The book at once captured the English-speaking world, and has, outside France, moulded popular conceptions of the French Revolution down to the present day.

Complete in three volumes: 1. The Bastille; 2. The Constitution; 3. The Guillotine.

Features;

  • Folio Society First Impression No. 638
  • Publisher Folio Society, London; 1989
  • Black/Red Cloth Hardback, 275, 292, 344 pp
  • With contemporary paintings and etchings
  • Size 230 x 160mm, 3kg

Condition: Fine –  Superb Unmarked Copy

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Weight 3 kg

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