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Edward Gibbon, his view of life and conception of history

Per Fuglum

Edward Gibbon, his view of life and conception of history

by Per Fuglum

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Published by Norwood Editions in Norwood, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Rome,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794.,
    • Gibbon, Edward, 1737-1794.,
    • Historians -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Scholars -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Rome -- History -- Empire, 30 B.C.-476 A.D. -- Historiography.,
    • Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Per Fuglum.
      SeriesNorwegian studies in English ;, 1.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDG206.G5 F8 1976
      The Physical Object
      Pagination176 p. ;
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4878623M
      ISBN 100883056933
      LC Control Number76006451
      OCLC/WorldCa2074419

      [POCOCK] Edward Gibbon in History measure of his modernity was the character and intensity of his concern with antiquity. Its first volume, indeed, is chiefly con- cerned with the collapse of the Augustan principate, and so with the world of Roman values in their last phase; but by the end of. Edward Gibbon, his view of life and conception of history / by: Fuglum, Per. Published: () Edward Gibbon and empire / Published: () Edward Gibbon, luminous historian, / by: Craddock, Patricia B. Published: ().

      The public and even partial favour of Philip Edition: current; Page: [54] towards the sectaries of the new religion, and his constant reverence for the ministers of the church, gave some colour to the suspicion, which prevailed in his own times, that the emperor himself was become a convert to the faith; and afforded some grounds for a fable. INTRODUCTION1. by w. e. h. lecky. The history of Gibbon has been described by John Stuart Mill as the only eighteenth-century history that has withstood nineteenth-century criticism; and whatever objections modern critics may bring against some of its parts, the substantial justice of this verdict will scarcely be contested. No other history of that century has been so often reprinted.

        The memoirs (or autobiography) of Edward Gibbon, the author of The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, seem to have held a particular interest . Memoirs of My Life and Writings Edward Gibbon downloads; Storia della decadenza e rovina dell'impero romano, volume 08 (Italian) Edward Gibbon downloads; History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire — Volume 6 Edward Gibbon downloads; Private Letters of Edward Gibbon () Volume 1 (of 2) Edward Gibbon downloads.


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