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The History of the decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. New Edition. In Eight Volumes.

By: GIBBON, EDWARD:

Price: £450.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Brown, Green and Longmans, 1848:

Seller ID: 78788


Complete in 8 volumes. Tall 8vo. 9 x 5.5 inches. In full calf leather bindings, red and brown leather spine labels , raised and gilt banding and decoration to spines, gilt panelled boards and inner dentelles. Marbled edges and endpapers. In very good conditions. Volumes 1, 2, & 7 have professionally repaired bindings with original leather re-laid on top. Cloth reinforced hinges to these volumes only. Some rubbing to edges and bumps to corners, some darkening and rubbing to spines. Bookplates to endpapers “E. L. Spears.” “Myers & Co., New Bond St.” bookseller la... View more info

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Memoirs of my Life. Edited and with an Introduction by Betty Radice.

By: GIBBON, EDWARD:

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Folio Society. 1991:

Seller ID: 72549


Size 6.25 x 10.0 inches. In green cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. Pictorial endpapers. With cream hard card slip case. In near fine condition with very good slip case. A very clean and tight copy. 247pp. With b/w illustrations. The memoirs of the historian, politician and author of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. View more info

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The History of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. Edited and with an introduction by Betty Radice. Eight volumes. In Slipcases.

By: GIBBON, EDWARD:

Price: £48.00

Publisher: The Folio Society. 1995 Re-Issue.:

Seller ID: 82506


8 vols. Size 6.25 x 9.75 inches. In patterned cream hard card covers with gilt to spine and front. In two maroon hard card slipcases. Maps to endpapers. In very good condition in very good slip cases. Slipcases slightly bumped. Else a very clean and tight set. 8 volumes. With b/w illustrations and maps to endpapers. Eight volume set; The Turn of the Tide, Constantine and the Christian Empire, The Revival and Collapse of Paganism, The End of the Western Empire, Justinian and the Roman Law, Mohammed and the Rise of the Arabs, The Normans in Italy and the Crusades, The Fall of Constantinople and ... View more info

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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. In Six Volumes.

By: GIBBON, EDWARD:

Price: £6,000.00

Publisher: London, Printed for W.Strahan, 1776-1788, Volume I (1776) is Second edition. Volumes II - VI (1781-88) are first editions.:

Seller ID: 82856


6 volumes. Large 4to. 11 x 9 inches. Bound in fine tree-calf leather bindings, red and light green leather spine labels lettered and numbered in gilt, with gilt decorations to spines. Publishers binding is by Foyle of London. White endpapers. Pale yellow page edging. A superb set. In very good condition. Some minor rubbing to spines and ends, Corners are slightly bumped. Bindings are nice & tight. Boards are lovely and bright showing stunning “Tree-Calf” pattern. But a couple of small handling marks and surface chips/scuffs to boards. Vol.1 has repaired crack to front hinge. In... View more info