Item #63441 The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. A New Edition Edition, to which is added A Complete Index of the Whole Work. In Five Volumes. Edward Gibbon.
The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. A New Edition Edition, to which is added A Complete Index of the Whole Work. In Five Volumes

The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. A New Edition Edition, to which is added A Complete Index of the Whole Work. In Five Volumes

New York: American Publishers Corporation, No date, but circa 1880. A New Edition. Leather bound. 626; 631; 622; 662; 899pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] 3/4 brown leather with marbled paper over boards, leather spine labels, and gilt stamped floral designs on the spine. Top edge gilt. Marbled endpapers. The extremities are moderately rubbed, and the spine ends are occasionally a little chipped. The text blocks of a couple of the volumes are cracked at the beginning, however overall the set is very sturdy. Very good. Item #63441

An attractive set of Gibbon's monumental work, originally published in 6 volumes between 1776 and 1788.

A new edition, with text and notes carefully revised by the editor.

Price: $350.00

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