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GIBBON, Edward.

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire....

With notes and a memoir, by F. A. Guizot.

Availability: In stock

Published: London and New York G. Virtue, [c.1890]

Stock Code: 133878

£300
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Notes

Illustrated edition. An attractively bound copy.

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Description

2 volumes, quarto (248 x 160 mm). Contemporary green half calf, burgundy and brown morocco labels, elaborate gilt tooling to spines separated by raised bands, marbled boards and endpapers.

Illustrations

Engraved frontispieces, vignette, folding plate and map and 25 further engravings in volume 1; 28 further engravings in volume 2.

Condition

Some occasional foxing, bookseller's small ticket to bottom front pastedowns, boards rubbed, a very good copy.

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