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Memoirs of Edward Gibbon and a Selection from his Letters by Edward Gibbon

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Published by Routledge and Son in London .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Henry Morley.
The Physical Object
Pagination446p. ;
Number of Pages446
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Open LibraryOL15636214M

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His brother Matthew Gibbon, the draper, had one daughter and two sons--my grandfather Edward, who was born in the year , and Thomas, afterwards Dean of Carlisle. According to the mercantile creed, that the best book is a profitable ledger, the writings of John t.   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 Gibbon's sickly childhood in London, his /5(5).   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 /5. Edward GibbonGibbon's autobiography was published in , two years after his death, by his friend, Lord Sheffield, under the title "Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esq., with Memoirs of His Life and Writings, Composed by Himself." "After completing his history," says Mr. Birrell.