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Dr. John R. Williams is honorary Senior Lecturer in the Department of German at the University of St. Andrews.

Dr. He has published numerous scholarly articles on German literature. In 1982 he was awarded a prize by the schaft in an international competition for verse translation. Books by John R. Williams

Jules Michelet (French: ; 21 August 1798 – 9 February 1874) was a French historian. He was born in Paris to a family with Huguenot traditions.

Jules Michelet (French: ; 21 August 1798 – 9 February 1874) was a French historian.

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Jules Michelet, French nationalist historian best known for his monumental Histoire de France (1833–67). Michelet’s method, an attempt to resurrect the past by immersing his own personality in his narrative, resulted in a historical synthesis of great dramatic power. Jules Michelet, (born Aug. 21, 1798, Paris, France-died Feb. 9, 1874, Hyères), French nationalist historian best known for his monumental Histoire de France (1833–67). historiography: Jules Michelet.

This critical study provides a chronological survey of Michelet"s highly personal manipulation of French literature to expound his view that the .

This critical study provides a chronological survey of Michelet"s highly personal manipulation of French literature to expound his view that the collective energy of the masses in their struggle for freedom determines history. Based mostly on the historical works, this book also includes observations scattered throughout Michelet"s non-historical writings. Professor Williams stresses the fact that, although Michelet"s judgements do not advance the cause of literary criticism, the historian directly confronts one of the important issues raised by the nineteenth century: the role.

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Greatest Art Critics Series Jules Michelet Historian Who Coined the Term "Renaissance". Historian Jules Michelet. One of the accidental art critics of the 19th century, Jules Michelet was a French nationalist historian, best rembered for his epic masterpiece "The Story of France" (Histoire de France). Note: For other historians of Renaissance art, see: John Ruskin (1819-1900), Bernard Berenson (1865-1959), Kenneth Clark (1903-83) and Leo Steinberg (1920-2011). Early Life and Education. Born in Paris, shortly after the French Revolution, his father was a master printer of Huguenot origins.

Intellectual relations between historians and literary critics have been particularly problematical since the 1950s . Jules Michelet was born in Paris on 21 August 1798, the son of a printer Related books and articles.

Intellectual relations between historians and literary critics have been particularly problematical since the 1950s, because the nature and cultural status of History have been seriously challenged by literary theorists and philosophers. Jules Michelet was born in Paris on 21 August 1798, the son of a printer. He received a good classical education, was a prize-winning student in the 1816 concours general' and completed his doctorat as lettres' at the Sorbonne in 1819. In the 1820s he was a teacher and writer of philosophy and history. Related books and articles.

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Jules Michelet facts: The French historian Jules Michelet (1798-1874) wrote the "Histoire de France" and "Histoire de la Révolution française," which established him as one of France's greatest 19th-century historians. These fecund later years saw two other outstanding books: one on the medieval witch (La Sorcière, 1862) and the other on world religions, including an attack on Christianity (La Bible de l'humanité, 1864). Michelet finally completed his history of France in 1867. Williams, John R. (John Raymond), Jules Michelet: historian as critic of French literature, Birmingham, Al. Summa Publications, 1987.

February 9 – Jules Michelet, French historian (born 1798). June 19 – Jules Janin, French critic (born 1804). Encyclopedia Article. March 17, Friedrich Schiller, William Tell (play), Weimar, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, John Keats. February 23 – Shirley Brooks, English journalist and novelist (born 1816). March 3 – Francis Mason, English-born American grammarian and translator (born 1799). July 7 – John Heneage Jesse, English historian (born 1815). July 8 – Agnes Strickland, English popular historian and poet (born 1796). July 12 – Fritz Reuter, German novelist (born 1810).

This critical study provides a chronological survey of Michelet's highly personal manipulation of French literature to expound his view that the collective energy of the masses in their struggle for freedom determines history. Based mostly on the historical works, this book also includes observations scattered throughout Michelet's non-historical writings. Professor Williams stresses the fact that, although Michelet's judgements do not advance the cause of literary criticism, the historian directly confronts one of the important issues raised by the nineteenth century: the role of literature in society.
Jules Michelet: Historian As Critic of French Literature download epub
World Literature
Author: John R. Williams
ISBN: 0917786513
Category: Literature & Fiction
Subcategory: World Literature
Language: English
Publisher: Summa Pubns (September 16, 1987)
Pages: 117 pages