Gibbon, Edward. THE HISTORY OF THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE. Volume the First [etc.] Oxford. William Pickering, London; and Talboys and Wheeler, Oxford. M D CCCXXVII. 8 vols. demy 8vo; Vol. I, pp. [iii]-xvi, 466; portrait frontispiece; Vol. II, pp. [iii]-x, 452(last blank); Vol. III, pp. [iii]-x, 500(last blank); Vol. IV, pp. [iii]-x, 520; Vol. V, pp. [iii]-xvi, 512; Vol. VI, pp. [iii]-viii, 464; Vol. VII, pp. [iii]-xii, 550(last blank); Vol. VIII, pp. [iii]-x, 470(last blank); extensive general index; bound without the half-titles in contemporary half calf, gilt, with raised bands on spines, marbled sides and edges; (the marbled sides slightly rubbed); a very fine, clean, crisp and handsome set; scarce. Oxford; D. A. Talboys; 1827. #67705

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