Lot 59 of 613:
Gibbon's Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,200
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire

Author:
Gibbon, Edward

Place:
London

Publisher:
G. Cowie and Co, et al

Date:
1825

Description:

8 volumes. 3 folding maps, frontispiece in Volume 1. (8vo) 21.5x13 cm (8½x5½") later full cat's-paw polished tan calf, covers decoratively bordered in blind and gilt rule, finely rebacked with brown morocco gilt spines, morocco labels lettered in gilt, endpapers renewed, all edges marbled.

A quite handsomely presented set of Gibbon's classic work.


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Condition:
Light wear; very good.


 
Item number:
292433
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