Edward Gibbon Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Literary Criticism (1400-1800))

Essai sur l'Étude de la Littérature [An Essay on the Study of Literature] (essay) 1761

Mémoires Littéraires de la Grande Bretagne, Pour l'An 1767 [with Georges Deyverdun] (literary criticism) 1768

Mémoires Littéraires de la Grande Bretagne, Pour l'An 1768 [with Georges Deyverdun] (history) 1769

Critical Observations on the Sixth Book of the Aeneid (essay) 1770

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. 6 vols. (history) 1776-88

Mémoire Justicatif pour servir de Réponse à l'Exposé de la Cour de France (essay) 1779

A Vindication of Some Passages in the Fifteenth and Sixteenth Chapters of the History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire (essay) 1779

Miscellaneous Works of Edward Gibbon, Esquire, with Memoirs of his Life and Writings, Composed by Himself [edited by John, Lord Sheffield] (anthology) 1796, revised 1814

The Autobiographies of Edward Gibbon [edited by John Murray] (autobiography) 1896

The Private Letters of Edward Gibbon. 2 vols. [edited by R. E. Prothero] (correspondence) 1896

The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire. 7 vols. [edited by J. B. Bury] (history) 1896-1900

Gibbon's Journal to January 28, 1763 [edited by D. M. Low] (journal) 1929

Le Journal de Gibbon à Lausanne [edited by Georges A. Bonnard] (journal) 1945

The Letters of Edward Gibbon. 3 vols. [edited by J. E. Norton] (correspondence) 1956

Memoirs of My Life [edited by Bonnard] (autobiography) 1966