Autobiography

Title page

Shortly after Gibbon finished his magnum opus on the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire he wrote the first draft of his autobiography in 1788. It is an important chronicle of intellectual life in the late 18th century.

The Autobiography of Edward Gibbon (London: Dent, 1911). Introduction by Oliphant Smeaton.

The text is in the public domain.

Copyright:

The text is in the public domain.

People:

Found in:

Formats:
Format Description Size
Facsimile PDF This is a facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book. 7.35 MB
HTML This version has been converted from the original text. Every effort has been taken to translate the unique features of the printed book into the HTML medium. 455 KB
Kindle This is an E-book formatted for Amazon Kindle devices. 279 KB

Table of Contents

Loading...