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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, Volume 2.

This volume is printed on a computer in an attempt to recreate the York 1st edition. It is bound in marbled paper (Shell on possibly Turkish ? pattern) with a buckram spine over boards, the spine has a gold "2" towards the top. The front paste-down has 1 label on the top left side "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall". Written in pencil on the front free end-page is "M. Lesk sent this 29.01.90". Printed on the reverse of the title page is "For information about this reprint write; Diana Patterson, 224 Brunswick Avenue, Toronto, M5S 2M5, Canada" and "Printed at Morristown, NJ in July 1989 parameters; vary s=9.6, ji=1, gr=0. This paper is Kimberly-Clark Neenah Classic Laid Natural White". Also on this page is a circular stamp in ink with "Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall" with "The Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside. This is a facsimilie of the first edition with correction marginalia by Kenneth Monkman.

Accession number CCWSH:0336b
Category Book
Date 1989
Dimensions width: 152 mm, height: 102 mm