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|Thomas Carlyle (17951881)|
|Carlyle, Thomas. A Scotch biographer, historian, and miscellaneous writer; born at Ecclefechan, Dec. 4, 1795; died in London, Feb. 4, 1881. His works, as published, are: Wilhelm Meisters Apprenticeship, a translation (1824); Legendres Elements of Geometry and Trigonometry, a translation (1824); Life of Schiller (1825); German Romance, translations from Tieck, Musäus, Richter, etc. (1827); Sartor Resartus (first edition in book form, Boston, 1835; second, London, 1838); The French Revolution (1837); Chartism (1839); Heroes, Hero Worship, and the Heroic in History (1841); Past and Present (1843); Life and Letters of Oliver Cromwell (1845); Latter-Day Pamphlets (1850); Life of Sterling (1851); Friedrich II. (185865); Inaugural Address at Edinburgh (1866); Reminiscences of my Irish Journey in 1849 (1882); Last Words of Thomas Carlyle (1882). He wrote also innumerable magazine articles, still uncollected. (See Critical and Biographical Introduction).|