Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esquire: With Memoirs of his Life and Writings, Composed by Himself

Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esquire: With Memoirs of his Life and Writings, Composed by Himself

by Edward Gibbon

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ISBN-13: 9781108072175
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 04/17/2014
Series: Cambridge Library Collection - Literary Studies
Pages: 740
Product dimensions: 8.27(w) x 11.69(h) x 1.48(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. Abstract of the books Mr Gibbon read, with reflections; 2. Extracts from his journal; 3. A collection of his remarks, and detached pieces, on different subjects; 4. Outlines of the history of the world; 5. Essai sur l'étude de la littérature; 6. Critical observations on the design of the sixth book of the Aeneid; 7. A dissertation on the subject of 'L'homme au masque de fer'; 8. Mémoire justicatif pour servir de réponse; 9. A vindication of some passages in the fifteenth and sixteenth chapters of the History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire; 10. Antiquities of the house of Brunswick; 11. An address; Index.

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