Thomas Carlyle (1795-1881) was an historian, essayist and philosopher. His wife was Jane Baillie Welsh Carlyle, poet and writer. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Papers of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, consisting of:
The papers were given to the Library by J.C.B. Gamlen, through the Friends of the Bodleian, in 1935.Access Conditions
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M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 38830-3.
Households | England
Carlyle | Jane Baillie | 1801-1866 | nee Welsh, Poet and Writer
Carlyle | Thomas | 1795-1881 | Historian, Essayist, and Philosopher
East Lothian (Scotland)
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