Home > Collection Highlights > The Works of Laurence Sterne M. A. (1782)

The Works of Laurence Sterne M. A. (1782)

Description

This, the first volume of a seven volume set, contains ‘Some Account of the Life and Writings of Mr. Sterne’ and Tristram Shandy 1-3.

The marbled page is double-sided and has been created by pasting pieces of marbled paper onto an unnumbered leaf at the end of the volume instead of between pages 270 – 271.

History

Donated by Dr David Crocker. Previous owner’s signature on fly-leaf ‘Wm Bishop.s Book 1782’ inscribed in ink.

Accession number

CCWSH:0280a

Date

1782

Author

Laurence Sterne

Publisher

Dublin: Thomas Armitage College-Green

You may also be interested in

john austen tristram shandy

The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Illustrated by John Austen. First edition. 1928

The Black Page: The Works of Laurence Sterne (1803: 4 vols.)