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Miscellaneous works of Edward Gibbon

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StatementWith memoirs of his life and writings, composed by himself: illustrated from his letters, with occasional notes and narrative, by John lord Sheffield.
ContributionsSheffield, John Holroyd, Earl of, 1735-1821.
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v. front.
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Open LibraryOL20423393M
OCLC/WorldCa223446

  A portrait of Gibbon by Warton in was engraved for the ‘Miscellaneous Works.’ He was ugly, and his features were so overlaid by fat, even at this time, as to be almost grotesque. His portrait by Reynolds, painted in (Misc. Works, ii. ), was at Sheffield Place, and engraved by Wall for his ‘Decline and Fall.’ A silhouette in.


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“Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esquire”, p, Cambridge University Press 12 Copy quote In the second century of the Christian era, the Empire of Rome comprehended the fairest part of the earth, and the most civilised portion of mankind.

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Miscellaneous works: of Edward Gibbon, Esquire. With memoirs of his life and writings, composed by himself: illustrated from his letters, with occasional notes and narrative, by John Lord Sheffield. Shortly following Gibbon's death, his good friend and literary executor, John Lord Sheffield undertook to edit and in published the first edition of the Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon in order that the reading public have an opportunity to gain a broader insight into Price: $   • The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire by Edward Gibbon is available from Penguin Classics in three volumes, along with an abridged edition (£).

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"Bibliography of Gibbon's History, Minor and Miscellaneous Works, and Letters; and of the Controversial Replies to the History," in The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, ed. Bury. London. 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.

Gibbon was the supreme historian of the Enlightenment, and is best-known as the author of the monumental The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, often considered the greatest historical work written in English.

Edward Gibbon was born in Putney in South London into a prosperous family. Memoirs of My Life and Writings () is an account of the historian Edward Gibbon's life, compiled after his death by his friend Lord Sheffield from six fragmentary autobiographical works Gibbon wrote during his last years.

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The Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, ed. John Lord Sheffield. 2 vols. London: Strahan, Includes works in English and French and a version of the memoirs, all heavily edited.

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