Heroes and Hero Worship (Altemus Gem Series No.5)

By: Carlyle, Thomas

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Condition: Used - Very Good

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No date (circa 1899) Limp Velvet calf leather green covers. In origingal gift box. #5 of the Altemus' Gem Series. Silk end papers. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Appears unread. som euncut bottom edges. Box top corners are split at corner edges.. . . . . . Table of Contents: LECTURE I. The Hero as Divinity. Odin. Paganism: Scandinavian Mythology -- LECTURE II. The Hero as Prophet. Mahomet: Islam -- LECTURE III. The Hero as Poet. Dante; Shakspeare -- LECTURE IV. The Hero as Priest. Luther; Reformation: Knox; Puritanism -- LECTURE V. The Hero as Man of Letters. Johnson, Rousseau, Burns -- LECTURE VI. The Hero as King. Cromwell, Napoleon: Modern Revolutionism

Title: Heroes and Hero Worship (Altemus Gem Series No.5)

Author Name: Carlyle, Thomas

ISBN Number: B000GKRB4W

Location Published: Henry Altemus Company: 1899

Size: Leather

Book Condition: Used - Very Good

Categories: Biography

Seller ID: 39825