" No novelist has made his creations live for us more thoroughly than Carlyle has made the men of the French Revolution." --George Eliot
About the Author
John D. Rosenberg is the William Peterfield Trent Professor of English at Columbia University, where he teaches Victorian literature and has chaired the undergraduate program in literature humanities. He is the author of The Darkening Glass: A Portrait of Ruskin s Genius; The Fall of Camelot: A Study of Tennyson s Idylls of the King ; and Carlyle and the Burden of History.