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Edward Gibbon, 1737-1794

D. M. Low

Edward Gibbon, 1737-1794

by D. M. Low

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

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  • Gibbon, Edward, -- 1737-1794

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    Statement[by] D.M. Low
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 369 p.
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17918561M

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Book Series: Edward Gibbon was an English historian and Member of Parliament. His most important work, The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, was published in six volumes between and The Decline and Fall is known principally for the quality and irony of its prose, its use of.Edward Gibbon (Gibbon, Edward, ) The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Volume 3 in obsolete Folio format) The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (Volume I).