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378, April, 1847, by Various This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.
You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at www.gutenberg.org Title: Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 61, No.
378, April, 1847 Author: Various Release Date: December 3, 2007 [EBook #23690] Language: English Character set encoding: ISO-8859-1 *** START OF THIS PROJECT GUTENBERG EBOOK BLACKWOOD’S EDINBURGH *** Produced by Brendan OConnor, Jonathan Ingram, Josephine Paolucci and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team at http:--www.pgdp.net.
(This file was produced from images generously made available by The Internet Library of Early Journals.) BLACKWOOD’S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE. No.
CCCLXXVIII.
APRIL, 1847.
VOL.
LXI CROMWELL. Mr Carlyle’s services to history in collecting and editing these letters[1] and speeches of Cromwell, all men will readily and gratefully acknowledge.
A work more valuable as a guide to the study of the singular and complex character of our pious revolutionist, our religious demagogue, our preaching and praying warrior and usurper, has not been produced.
There is another portion of Mr Carlyle’s labours which will not meet so unanimous an approbation.
As _editor_, Mr Carlyle has given us a valuable work; as _commentator_, the view which he would teach us to take of English Puritanism is, to our thinking, simply the most paradoxical, absurd, unintelligible, mad business we ever encountered in our lives. Our Hero-worshipper, it must be allowed, has been more fortunate this time in the selection of his object of devotion than when he shouted to the skies his Mirabeaus and Dantons.
But he makes an unfortunate species of compensation.
In proportion as his hero is more within the bounds of humanity has his worship be...





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