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The Resource Edward Gibbon : bicentenary essays, edited by David Womersley ; with the assistance of John Burrow and John Pocock

Edward Gibbon : bicentenary essays, edited by David Womersley ; with the assistance of John Burrow and John Pocock

Label
Edward Gibbon : bicentenary essays
Title
Edward Gibbon
Title remainder
bicentenary essays
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Womersley ; with the assistance of John Burrow and John Pocock
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
TJC
Illustrations
portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • 1935-2009
  • 1924-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Womersley, David
  • Burrow, J. W.
  • Pocock, J. G. A.
Series statement
Studies on Voltaire and the eighteenth century
Series volume
355
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Gibbon, Edward
Label
Edward Gibbon : bicentenary essays, edited by David Womersley ; with the assistance of John Burrow and John Pocock
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gibbon and Giannone / John Robertson -- Gibbon and the Asiatic barbarians: notes on the French sources of The decline and fall / Rolando Minuti -- Establishing the 'order of time and place': 'rational geography', French erudition and the emplacement of history in Gibbon's mind / Guido Abbattista -- 'My ecclesiastical history': Gibbon between Hume and Raynal / Girolamo Imbruglia -- Gibbon and the decline and growth of the Club / Pat ROgers -- Gibbon's timeless verity: nature and neo-classicism in the late Enlightenment / Peter Ghosh
  • (Cont'd.) Natural freedom in The decline adn fall / Edoardo Tortarola -- Gibbon, Swift and irony / Claude Rawson -- Gibbon, irony, and faith in Gobbon's Decline and fal / Davit Wootton -- Gibbon's prospects: rhetoric, fame and the closing chapters of The decline and fall / Karen O'Brien -- 'Une marionnette infidèle': the fashioning of Edward Gibbon's reputation as the English Voltaire / Paul Turnbull -- Gibbon, Newman and the religious accuracy of the historian / Brian Young -- Gibbon's feelings / W.B. Carnochan -- Gibbon's Memoirs: autobiography in time of revolution / David Womersley -- Gibbon's last project / Hugh Trevor-Roper
Control code
38188168
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 429 pages
Isbn
9780729405522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portrait
Label
Edward Gibbon : bicentenary essays, edited by David Womersley ; with the assistance of John Burrow and John Pocock
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Gibbon and Giannone / John Robertson -- Gibbon and the Asiatic barbarians: notes on the French sources of The decline and fall / Rolando Minuti -- Establishing the 'order of time and place': 'rational geography', French erudition and the emplacement of history in Gibbon's mind / Guido Abbattista -- 'My ecclesiastical history': Gibbon between Hume and Raynal / Girolamo Imbruglia -- Gibbon and the decline and growth of the Club / Pat ROgers -- Gibbon's timeless verity: nature and neo-classicism in the late Enlightenment / Peter Ghosh
  • (Cont'd.) Natural freedom in The decline adn fall / Edoardo Tortarola -- Gibbon, Swift and irony / Claude Rawson -- Gibbon, irony, and faith in Gobbon's Decline and fal / Davit Wootton -- Gibbon's prospects: rhetoric, fame and the closing chapters of The decline and fall / Karen O'Brien -- 'Une marionnette infidèle': the fashioning of Edward Gibbon's reputation as the English Voltaire / Paul Turnbull -- Gibbon, Newman and the religious accuracy of the historian / Brian Young -- Gibbon's feelings / W.B. Carnochan -- Gibbon's Memoirs: autobiography in time of revolution / David Womersley -- Gibbon's last project / Hugh Trevor-Roper
Control code
38188168
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 429 pages
Isbn
9780729405522
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
portrait

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