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Laconics or The Best Words of The best Authors. In Three Volumes. Volume I. The Third Edition.

This volume is fully bound in green paper covered boards. Written in pencil on the front paste-down is "3 vols 2/6". Written on the 2nd front fly-leaf is "?.L.F".

Volume 1 contains; The antiquarian Bijou; Consisting of Representations and Descriptions of 1. A Curiously constructed and enriched Iron Chest; 2. A finely carved Oak Sofa; 3. A finely carved Oak Sofa; 3. An ancient Pistol-Sword, and other curiosities. There are some pencil notes on the reverse of the rear free end-page - collation.

This volume is bound in marbled boards (Nonpareil pattern, but spikier than other examples?) with a leather spine. The front paste-down has 3 labels on the top left; A small pink label with "W.N.Pitcher & Co. Booksellers, 49, Cross Street, Manchester". With underneath "From the Library of Kenneth...

Memoires De Sterne with Tristram Shandy. Tome Cinquieme and Tome Sixieme.

This volume is bound in marbled paper boards, Papier Tourniquet pattern, with a leather spine. The spine has 7 flase raised bands each decorated with 3 gilt lines. The title piece is in impressed gilt capitols with a gilt decorative line "Sterne Tristram Shandy". Gilt impressed volume numbers are...