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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Mr. Yorick. A New Edition, Volume 2.

Description
This volume is fully bound in leather over boards. The front board, paste-down title page and first page are deattached and seperate from the rest of the text block and back board. The front paste-down has 3 labels added to the top left hand corner "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall", immediately adjacent to this is the second label "Property of the LS Trust 1986". (The first 2 labels partially cover the 3rd.) The 3rd label shows that the volume was once part of a circulating library "J. Dunn & Co's New Circulating Library, South Parade, Market Place, Nottingham" this is followed by a list of terms of subscription and regulations. On the reverse of the title page is an ink stamp "Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall" in a circle with "The Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside it. On the reverse of the front free end-page are very faded impressions of 3 lines of pencil writing, it is impossible to make them out.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0024
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Becket, T
 
Date
1770
Dimensions
Width:
101mm

Height:
157mm