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Free eBook ☆ ePub The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Vol ë À feedmarkformulate ✓ ❴Ebook❵ ➩ The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Vol. 4-6 (Everyman's Library Classics) (v. 4-6) Author Edward Gibbon – Feedmarkformulate.co.uk The first tNly complete one now available prints the entire text of the book with all Gibbon's own notes later editorial commentaries maps tables descriptive tables of contents indices appendices and two magisterial essays on the author and his work by Hugh Trevor Rop Volume 6 is in hand One out of three is not a good average

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The first three volumes of Gibbon's DECLINE AND FALL the western empire were published by Everyman in 1993 Volumes 4 6 complete the set which is now available for the first time in many years This year is the bicentenary of Gibbon's death which has been wid These everyman hardbacks are very good value and if treated well will last for many years uite frankly the uality is simply excellent and to me they are treasured possessions As for the the content well it is an extremely difficult read Like many books written centuries ago I think they not only used grammar differently from us but also thought differently It seems to some extent one has to adopt the mindset of the authortimes The author also seems to assume that the reader has a very wide knowledge referring in a matter of fact manner to individuals whom I suspect he assumes we are already familiar with I suppose I show my ignorance but this is part of learning Will I learn to love it? I don`t know but I will persevere and perhaps become educated in the process

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The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Vol 4 6 Everyman's Library Classics v 4 6Ely noticed in the press but even after two hundred years his book is still an authoritative work on Roman history What isit remains wonderfully readable witty elegant and intriguing full of the author's own personality The six volume Everyman edition the o Excellent product brilliantly written