Thomas Carlyle

Thomas Carlyle

Born: January 01, 1970

Nationality: Scottish

Occupation: Philosopher, essayist, satirist, historian

Biography: Thomas Carlyle was a Scottish satirical writer, essayist, historian and teacher during the Victorian era. He called economics the dismal science, wrote articles for the Edinburgh Encyclopedia, and became a controversial social commentator.

Source/Notes: The Best Known Works of Thomas Carlyle: Including Sartor Resartus, Heroes and Hero Worship and Characteristics (2010 edition), Wildside Press LLC - ISBN: 9781434421371

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Source/Notes: "Chartism" (1840), p. 40, Chapter V: "Rights and Mights"
Source/Notes: Critical and Miscellaneous Essays: The Works of Thomas Carlyle Part One (2004 edition), Kessinger Publishing - ISBN: 9780766187559

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