8 edition of The memoirs of the life of Edward Gibbon with various observations and excursions found in the catalog.
by Putnam in New York
|Statement||by himself ; Ed. by G.B. Hill.|
|Series||Putnam"s library of standard literature|
|Contributions||Hill, George Birkbeck Norman, 1835-1903, ed.|
|LC Classifications||PR3476 .A82 1900|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxix, 360 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||360|
|LC Control Number||01020803|
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Edward Gibbon () was an English historian and Member of Parliament known for his monumental series The Decline and Fall of The Roman Empire, which chronicled the dissipation of the Roman dynasties in a lofty, majestic style unique to its author. Memoirs of My Life, published posthumously in , wholly unveils the character of the world's greatest historian in full candour and. Buy Memoirs of My Life and Writings by Gibbon, Edward (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(9).
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First published as Memoirs of My Life and Writings, [ed. Lord Sheffield]. Edited by Georges A. Bonnard, This edition first published by Penguin, /5(10). Editions for Memoirs of My Life: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition), (Hardco. This item: Memoirs of My Life (English Library) by Edward Gibbon Paperback £ Only 10 left in stock (more on the way).
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Recounting Gibbon's sickly childhood in London, his disappointment with an Oxford 'steeped in port and prejudice 3/5(4). Page - The religion of the nations was not merely a speculative doctrine professed in the schools or preached in the temples. The innumerable deities and rites of polytheism were closely interwoven with every circumstance of business or pleasure, of public or of private life; and it seemed impossible to escape the observance of them, without, at the same time, renouncing the commerce of.
The Memoirs of the Life of Edward Gibbon, with various observations and excursions by himself. Written in –9, but only giving particulars of his family. My own Life. Written in –90, and ending in April, C. Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Edward Gibbon; written in –90, and brought down to October, The memoirs of the life of Edward Gibbon with various observations and excursions, by himself by Edward Gibbon 1 edition - first published in Not in Library.
Edward Gibbon was one of the world's greatest historians and a towering figure of his age. When he died in he left behind the unfinished drafts of his Memoirs, which were posthumously edited by his friend Lord Sheffield, and remain an astonishing portrait of a rich, full life.
Recounting Pages: Edward Gibbon, (born May 8 [Ap Old Style],Putney, Surrey, England—died JanuLondon), English rationalist historian and scholar best known as the author of The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (–88), a continuous narrative from the 2nd century ce to the fall of Constantinople in Life.
Gibbon’s grandfather, Edward, had made a. The complete review's Review. Edward Gibbon is best known for his enormous book on the History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman a man who wrote so much on this one subject he showed admirable restraint in his memoirs, a volume that almost disappears beside the large tomes that make up the himself never put together the autobiographical pieces he wrote upon.
Although the nonfiction book should be full of definite facts, the author can add some emotions to make this memoir or chronic and not so bored.
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3 Trevor-Roper, H. R., ‘Edward Gibbon, an appreciation’, in The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire, ed. and abr. Trevor-Roper, H. R. (New York, ), pArnaldo Momigliano, who formerly accepted Gibbon as an enlightened anti-christian sceptic, also appears to be having second thoughts.
See the discussion following M. Baridon's ‘Le style ďune pensée: politique et Cited by: 4.Gibbon, Edward, The memoirs of the life of Edward Gibbon with various observations and excursions, (New York: Putnam, ), ed. by George Birkbeck Norman Hill (page images at HathiTrust) Gibbon, Edward, The Memoirs of the life of Edward Gibbon, with various observations and excursions.