Thomas Carlyle Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism)

Wilhelm Meister's Apprenticeship [translator; from Wilhem Meisters Lehrjahre by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe] (novel) 1824

The Life of Friedrich Schiller (biography) 1825

"Burns" (essay) 1828

"Signs of the Times" (essay) 1829

"Boswell's Life of Johsnon" (essay) 1832

*Sartor Resartus (prose) 1836 The French Revolution (history) 1837

"Sir Walter Scott" (essay) 1838

**Critical and Miscellaneous Essays. 4 vols. (essays) 1838-39

"Chartism" (essay) 1839 On Heroes, Hero-Worship, and the Heroic in History(lectures) 1841

Past and Present (prose) 1843 Oliver Cromwell's Letters and Speeches. 2 vols. [editor] (letters and speeches) 1845

Latter-Day Pamphlets (prose) 1850 The Life of John Sterling (biography) 1851

"Occasional Discourse on the Nigger Question" (essay) 1853 The Collected Works of Thomas Carlyle. 16 vols.(prose, history, essays, biography, and translations) 1857-58

History of Friedrich II of Prussia, Called Frederick the Great. 6 vols. (biography) 1858-65

"Shooting Niagra: And After?" (essay) 1867

Reminiscences (memoir) 1881

The Correspondence of Thomas Carlyle and Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1834-1872. 2 vols. (letters) 1883

Early Letters of Thomas Carlyle. 2 vols. (letters) 1883 Letters and Memorials of Jane Welsh Carlyle. 3 vols.

[editor, with James Anthony Froude] (letters and memoirs) 1883

Correspondence between Goethe and Carlyle (letters)1887

The Works of Thomas Carlyle. 30 vols. (prose, history, essays, biographies, and translations) 1896-99

The Love Letters of Thomas Carlyle and Jane Welsh. 2 vols. (letters) 1909

Letters of Thomas Carlyle to John Stuart Mill, John Sterling, and Robert Browning (letters) 1923

*This work was originally published in the periodical Fraser's Magazine in 1833-34.

**The essays in this collection were first published in periodicals.