The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Band 1

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Allen Lane, Penguin Press, 1994 - 3360 Seiten
A new critical edition, complete & unmodernized. Contains variants, & comments & notes by Gibbon, plus his famous Vindication. Also includes description of the development of the work within the framework of Gibbon's life & the culture of the era.

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Let's be very clear about one thing: if you write English prose, and if you read a lot and care about English prose, you should read Gibbon. His sentences are perfect. Each is carefully weighted ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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Volume I It is a testament to the breadth of Gibbon's passion that his Decline and Fall, widely regarded as a literary monument, on reading appears merely to expatiate on some salient thoughts. The ... Vollständige Rezension lesen

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A D
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MEMOIRS OF MY LIFE AND WRITINGS
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CHAPTER I
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