The French Revolution


This antique hardcover two-volume set is bound in brown cloth boards, with gilt lettering and decoration on the spine, and decorative etching on the covers. Covers have some wear and soil, spine faded; bookplatte from private 19th-century library on front inner board; gift inscription on front endpaper; some foxing within. Frontispiece is a portrait of Carlyle. This history of the French Revolution is complete in these two volumes, each approx. 5"x7", 450 pages.



  • The French Revolution: A History
  • Thomas Carlyle
  • Harper & Brothers, 1848