[Chapter 3, note 45, of the author's Carlyle and the Search for Authority, which the Ohio State University Press published in 1991. It appears in the Victorian web with the kind permission of the author, who of course retains copyright. not in print version indicates a link to material not in the original print version. GPL]

For further discussion of the antinarrative quality of The French Revolution, see Caserio, 30-43; Leicester, 8; J. Rosenberg, 58ff.; Vanden Bossche, "Prophetic Closure," 212.


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