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On heroes, hero-worship and the heroic in history. by Thomas Carlyle

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Published by Chapman and Hall in London .
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Thomas Carlyle's lectures On Heroes, Hero-worship, and the Heroic in History were delivered in , and published as a book in by James Fraser, London. My version is a public domain reprint of the version published by D.C. Heath, Boston, edited and with an introduction by Herbert S. Murch PhD of Princeton University/5(61). Thomas Carlyle’s On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History remains one of the best repositories in English of the development in late Romanticism called heroic vitalism. The book.   In his lectures on heroes, Thomas Carlyle, Victorian essayist and social critic, championed the importance of the individual in history. Published the following year and eventually translated into fifteen languages, this imaginative work of history, comparative religion, and literature is the most influential statement of a man who came to be thought of as a . On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History (Dodo Press): Carlyle's Belief In The Importance Of Heroic Leadership Found Form In This Book, In. Hugely Influential During The Victorian Era. Carlyle, Thomas.

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