The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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W. Strahan and T. Cadell, 1776 - Rome - 2 pages
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Review: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume I

User Review  - Justin Evans - Goodreads

Let's be very clear about one thing: if you write English prose, and if you read a lot and care about English prose, you should read Gibbon. His sentences are perfect. Each is carefully weighted ... Read full review

Review: The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire Volume I

User Review  - Michael Nash - Goodreads

Although Edward Gibbon's masterpiece has a fearsome reputation, it's surprisingly readable. Far from being the dry, dusty tome that you expect its absolutely loaded with what my friend Josh calls ... Read full review

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