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" It was at Rome, on the 15th of October 1764, as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the bare-footed friars were singing vespers in the temple of Jupiter', that the idea of writing the decline and fall of the city first started to my mind. "
The Universal Magazine - Página 32
1796
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A Manual of English Literature: A Text Book for Schools and Colleges

John Seely Hart - 1872 - 636 páginas
...1764, as I sat musing amidst the ruina of the Capitol, while the barefooted friars were singing vespers in the temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the decline and fall of the city first started to my mind." Publication. — The first volume of The Decline and Fall came out in 1776....
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PORTRAIT GALLERY OF EMINENT MEN AND WOMEN OF EUROPE AND AMERICA

EVERT A. DUYCKINCK - 1872
...1764, as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the barefooted friars were singing vespers in the temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the decline and fall of the city first started to my mind. But my original plan was circumscribed to the decay of the city rather than...
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A Manual of English Literature, Historical and Critical: With an Appendix on ...

Thomas Arnold - 1873 - 567 páginas
...1764, as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the barefooted friars were singing vespers in the Temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the decline and fall of the city first started to my mind. But my original plan waa circumscribed to the decay of the city rather than...
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A school manual of English grammar. By W. Smith and T.D. Hall. [With] Key

sir William Smith - 1873
...1764, as i sat musing among the ruins of the capitol, while the bare-footed friars were singing vespers in the temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the decline and fall of the city first started to my mind. 3. John gilpin was a citizen, of credit and renown. a trainband captain eke...
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The Quarterly Review, Volumen134

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero (Baron Ernle) - 1873
...was as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the barefooted friars were singing vespers in the temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the " Decline and Fall " first started to my mind.' — Gibban'i Memoir». authorities authorities are necessarily monkish...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science ..., Volumen18;Volumen81

1873
...was as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the barefooted friars were singing vespers in the temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the " Decline and Fall " first started to my mind." — Gibbon's Memoirs. The two first volumes of his ' Monks of the West...
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Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volumen18;Volumen81

1873
...was as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the barefooted friars were singing vespers in the temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the " Decline and Fall " first started to my mind.' — G:bboiis Memoirs. The two first volumes of his ' Monks of the West...
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The Preliminary Examination Journal, and Student's Literary ..., Volumen1

1875 - 618 páginas
...as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the bare-footed friars were singing vespers in the Temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the Decline and Fall of the City first started to my mind." Father Malebranche, having completed his studies in philosophy and theology,...
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An Elocutionary Manual: With an Introductory Essay on the Study of ...

Hiram Corson - 1875 - 432 páginas
...as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the bare-footed friars were singing vespers in the Temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the decline original plan was circumscribed to the decay of the city rather than of the empire : and, though my...
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Typical selections from the best English authors, with ..., Volumen2

English authors - 1876
...as I sat musing amidst the ruins of the Capitol, while the bare-footed friars were singing vespers in the Temple of Jupiter, that the idea of writing the decline and fall of the city first started to my mind. But my original plan was circumscribed to the decay of the city rather than...
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