1st Folio Society Limited Editions. Each book and case measures 10.25" x 6.5". Set in twelve point Lasercomp Poliphilus. Spaced one point and printed by The Alden. Press Ltd, Oxford, on Silverton Opaque paper.Bound by the Bath Press, Avon, using Tego. Buckram cloth blocked with a design based.
On a binding by Henry Walther, c. The History of the Decline and Fall. Full set of eight hardcover volumes. Written by Edward Gibbon between.1776 and 1788 and published by the. These are in terrific condition and have. This limited collectible Folio Society edition is. Bound in burgundy with gold typeface.
The eight volumes are titled. Volume I : The Turn of the Tide (1983). Volume II : Constantine & the Christian Empire (1984).Volume III : The Revival & Collapse of Paganism (1985). Volume IV : The End of the Western Empire (1986).
Volume V : Justinian & Roman Law (1987). Volume VI : Mohamed & the Rise of the Arabs (1988).
Volume VII : The Normans in Italy & the Crusades (1989). Volume VIII : The Fall of Constantinople & the Papacy in Rome (1990). All 8 books are in excellent, like new condition. Individual slipcases are very good, some shelf wear. One slipcase is starting to split.
See photos for more detail. The item "History of The Decline & Fall of The Roman Empire Folio Society Eight Volume Set" is in sale since Saturday, November 21, 2020. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "wildamae1" and is located in San Tan Valley, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States.