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The French Revolution : A History - Volume I

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1927 reprint of 1906 edition, published by J M Dent & Sons in their Everyman's Library series edited by Ernest Rhys. Decorated end papers and spine. With a general index. Gilt edge to top edge of text block.

The French Revolution: A History was written by the Scottish essayist, philosopher, and historian Thomas Carlyle. The three-volume work, first published in 1837 charts the course of the French Revolution from 1789 to the height of the Reign of Terror (1793–94) and culminates in 1795. A massive undertaking which draws together a wide variety of sources, Carlyle's history is considered to be an authoritative account of the early course of the Revolution.

Volume 1 only.

Some light rubbing wear and bumping to cover. The spine is a bit faded and is damaged with a small tear on top edge. Binding sound.

This volume was awarded as a prize at the Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School in 1931 and has embossed guilt decoration on the front gover with the school's crest and motto and a prize book plate on inside front cover.

Item details

Author(s):
Thomas Carlyle
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
17cm x 11cm
Edition:
1927 reprint of 1906 edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
351
Publisher:
J M Dent & Sons Ltd
Title:
The French Revolution : A History - Volume I

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1927 reprint of 1906 edition, published by J M Dent & Sons in their Everyman's Library series edited by Ernest Rhys. Decorated end papers and spine. With a general index. Gilt edge to top edge of text block.

The French Revolution: A History was written by the Scottish essayist, philosopher, and historian Thomas Carlyle. The three-volume work, first published in 1837 charts the course of the French Revolution from 1789 to the height of the Reign of Terror (1793–94) and culminates in 1795. A massive undertaking which draws together a wide variety of sources, Carlyle's history is considered to be an authoritative account of the early course of the Revolution.

Volume 1 only.

Some light rubbing wear and bumping to cover. The spine is a bit faded and is damaged with a small tear on top edge. Binding sound.

This volume was awarded as a prize at the Bacup and Rawtenstall Grammar School in 1931 and has embossed guilt decoration on the front gover with the school's crest and motto and a prize book plate on inside front cover.

Author(s):
Thomas Carlyle
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
17cm x 11cm
Edition:
1927 reprint of 1906 edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
351
Publisher:
J M Dent & Sons Ltd
Title:
The French Revolution : A History - Volume I

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