The consistency of Carlyle"s literary criticism

by Elisabeth Nichols

Publisher: Folcroft Library Editions in Folcroft, Pa

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  • Carlyle, Thomas, 1795-1881 -- Knowledge -- Literature.,
  • Literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • Criticism -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.

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