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Memoirs of Edward Gibbon, esq.

Edward Gibbon

Memoirs of Edward Gibbon, esq.

by Edward Gibbon

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Published by J.R. Osgood and company in Boston .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Series title also at head of t.-p.

StatementWith an essay by William D. Howells.
SeriesAutobiography. [v. 6]
ContributionsHowells, William Dean, 1837-1920. ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3476 .A82 1877
The Physical Object
Pagination232 p.
Number of Pages232
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6564024M
LC Control Number14001093
OCLC/WorldCa3444115

An essay on the study of literature: Written originally in French, by Edward Gibbon, Jun. Esq; Now first translated into English. Edward Gibbon History of The Decline and Fall of The Roman Empire Vol II. Edward Gibbon (8 May – 16 January ) 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 for the quality and irony of its prose, its use of primary sources, and its open criticism of organised : 27 April Putney, Surrey, England.

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memoirs of my life and writings By Edward Gibbon In the fifty-second year of my age, after the completion of an arduous and successful work, I now propose to employ some moments of my leisure in reviewing the simple transactions of a private and literary life.

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After Edward Gibbon's death init was left to his friend Lord Sheffield to prepare for publication his Memoirs of My Life and Writings.

Gibbon's work was largely incomplete, and the editors argue here that Sheffield created a work of enduring value from the great historian's drafts, journals, and letters.The former became the wife of Mr. Edward Elliston: their daughter and heiress, Catherine, was married in the year to Edward Eliot, Esq.

(now Lord Eliot), of Port Eliot, in the county of Cornwall; and their three sons are my nearest male relations on the father’s Edition: current; Page: [17] side.

A life of devotion and celibacy was the.The miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon, esq., with memoirs of his life and writings. by Edward Gibbon,Sheffield, John Holroyd, Earl of.

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