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

Description
This volume is fully bound in leather over boards. Both front and rear past-down and free end-page are comprised of 1 page of marbled paper (Turkish?) which has been sewn onto the binding, the free end-pages have also been glued to the next blank page. The front paste-down has 1 label added to the top left hand corner "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall". 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 top left hand corner of the reverse front free end-page is "16/" written in pencil. On the top right hand corner of the adjacent blank page on 2 lines in pencil is "Set" and "£3/10" and on the top right hand corner of the reverse back free end-page is "27" written in pencil.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0027
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Becket, T
 
Date
1773
Dimensions
Width:
101mm

Height:
157mm