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Lot 2013: 8V Edward Gibbon THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE 1998 Folio Society Boxed Sets Decorative Binding Classic Work

Books and Ephemera - Antique, Signatures, Clocks, Art, etc.

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by National Book Auctions

December 9, 2012

Ithaca, NY, USA

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Title: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
Author: Edward Gibbon - 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 1776 and 1788. "The Decline and Fall" is known for the quality and irony of its prose, its use of primary sources, and its open criticism of organized religion.
Editor: Betty Radice
Publisher: The Folio Society
City: London
Year: 1998
Binding Style: Hardcover
Number of Volumes: 8 Complete: Yes
Width: 6.75" Height: 10"
Book Details:
Condition / Notes: Volumes are bound in faux vellum bindings with red and blue leather spinal labels and gilt lettering. Books are in as new condition and in boxed-sets with stamped gilt lettering.

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