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" I wrote the last lines of the last page, in a summer house in my garden. After laying down my pen, I took several turns in a berceau, or covered walk of acacias, which commands a prospect of the country, the lake, and the mountains. "
Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Edward Gibbon, Esq - Página 241
por Edward Gibbon - 1825
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Blackwood's Magazine, Volumen66

1849
...description of the conclusion of his labours : — " I have presumed to mark the moment of conception: I shall now commemorate the hour of my final deliverance. It was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th Jnne 1787, between the hoars of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the last lines of the last page, in...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volumen1

Edward Gibbon - 1821
...de Berlin. to his great undertaking. "I have presumed (he says) to mark the moment of conception ; I shall now commemorate the hour of my final deliverance. It was oo the day, or rather night, of the 27th of June, 1787, hetween the hours of eleven and twelve, that...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volumen8

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1823
...ushered into the garden to behold what the maiden called " La Gibbon" — an old shattered tool-house. " It was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th of June, 1787," says Gibbon, " between the hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the last lines of the last page,...
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The New Monthly Magazine, and Literary Journal, Volumen6

1823
...ushered into the garden to behold what the maiden called " La Gibbon" — an old shattered tool-house. "It was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th of June, 17S7," says Gibbon, " between the hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the last lines of the last...
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Autobiographies: A Collection of the Most Instructive and Amusing ..., Volumen14

1830
...according to the season of publication, the delay of a month would be productive of that of a year. I was now straining for the goal, and in the last wintei...was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th of June 1/87, between the hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the last lines of the last page, in a summer-house...
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The National magazine and general review

James Lyon (of Fairhaven, Vermont)
...yet we find he wrote the last words of his history between the hours of eleven and twelve at night. " It was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th of...that I wrote the last lines of the last page, in a summer house in my garden. After laying down my pen, I took several turns in a berceau, or covered...
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The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire, Volumen6

Edward Gibbon - 1826
...serious •e^rieal. I have presumed to mark the moment of conception : I shall now commemorate the i our of my final deliverance. It was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th of June, l 7Ä7, between the hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the last lines of the last • age, in...
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The Winter's Wreath

1829
...meet thee, Joy's own Flower, again ! ©ititou in fIiii " It was on the day or rather night of the 27th June, 1787, between the hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the burl liaea of the last page, in a Summer.house In my garden. After laying down my pen, 1 took several...
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Letters from an Absent Brother: Containing Some Account of the ..., Volumen2

Daniel Wilson - 1827
...vanity, and extreme selraised in the Christian's mind could be separated from the recollection of it. "It was on the day, or rather night, of the 27th of...hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the last line of the last page, in a summer-house in my garden. After laying down my pen, I took several turns...
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The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction

1830
...be called, is thus noted in his Memoirs : — " I have presumed to mark the moment of conception ; I shall now commemorate the hour of my final deliverance....between the hours of eleven and twelve, that I wrote the lost lines of the last page, in a summer-house in my garden. After laying down my pen, I took several...
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