English Literature

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The Collected Letters of Thomas and Jane Welsh Carlyle, Duke-Edinburgh edition (Durham, North Carolina: Duke University Press, 1970 to the present) is one of the major editorial projects in Victorian studies of the last half-century.

Jane Welsh as a girl

Previously a joint venture between Edinburgh University and Duke University, it is now a joint venture between Edinburgh University and Duke University Press, Durham, North Carolina.

Two of the senior editors, Ian Campbell and Aileen Christianson, are based in Edinburgh, and the third, David Sorensen, in St Joseph’s University, Philadelphia. The Edinburgh editors are Jane Roberts, Liz Sutherland and Jonathan Wild; the fourth editor, Brent Kinser, is based in Western Carolina University.