Tag Archives: Jane Welsh Carlyle


Alas, and thrice woe (from my point of view anyway), this is my last ever blog for the Cambridge Library Collection. I now slip away into the sunset, leaving others to ramble on (or, even better, write snappily and coherently) … Continue reading

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Thomas Carlyle: A Forgotten Giant?

We have just published the Centenary Edition of the complete works of Thomas Carlyle. Will anyone want to read him?

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