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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Mr. Yorick. First Edition, Volume 1.

Description
This volume is fully bound in leather (calf) over boards. The front paste-down has 3 labels. On the top left hand corner "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" this label covers "G.H. 28" written in black ink. Immediately below this and top centre is "LST copy, the gift of Dr David Crocker" and this partially covers the third label which is a bookplate of the Reverand Joseph Pickford (Pickford is partially obscured) A.M. On the top right hand corner is "D1" in pencil. On the front loose end page are notes in pencil on 2 lines. On the rear paste-down is "66197" in pencil on the bottom right hand edge. On the reverse of the title page is the "Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall Library" stamp. Variant within this volume on page 145 is "angry" followed by a comma and not a colon and on page 150 "vous" instead of "vaus".
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0003
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Becket, T
 
Date
1768
Dimensions
Width:
101mm

Height:
157mm