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The history of the decline and fall of the Roman empire

Author: Edward Gibbon; David Womersley
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Gibbon's "The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire" (the first volume was originally published in 1776), is one of the most famous texts in the English language. David Womersley's  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Gibbon; David Womersley
ISBN: 0140433937 9780140433937
OCLC Number: 60367540
Notes: Originally published: London : printed for W. Strahan; and T Cadell, 1776-1788. Reprinted in this edition with a new chronology and minor revisions.
Description: cxiii, 1114 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: Volume the first (1776) --volume the second (1781).
Responsibility: Edward Gibbon ; edited [with an introduction and appendices] by David Womersley.

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