The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire


Gibbon's iconic work, complete in three volumes with original slipcases. Quarter brown cloth binding over illustrated paper covers. Gilt titles and decorations on spine (three decaying pillars). Each volume approximately 6 x 9 inches, 2538 total pages with an index. Very clean and crisp set, just a touch of foxing to outside edges. Slipcases shows light wear. Includes Sandglass pamphlet.


  • The Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire
  • Edward Gibbon
  • Gian Battista Piranesi, illustrator
  • The Heritage Press, 1946