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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Mr. Yorick. Volume 1 and 2. A New Edition.

Description
This volume is half bound with leather spine and corners and mottled/marbled paper over boards. The front paste-down ha s2 labels;"From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall", underneath this is "Property of the LS Trust, 1986. The latter is over an area of board approx.60mm x 70mm that has been cut out, This area of damage was likely to have been a bookplate of a previous owner which has been removed. Above and below this are various notes written in pencil in different hands; At the top on 2 lines is "1st continental edition in English. acc. to CBSE" (?). Underneath on 2 lines is "Printed at Altenberg Published Leipzig", underneath this is "1771" and "2 vol in 1" with 2 possible signatures in pencil underneath this, both illegible. There is further feint and illegible pencil writing on the rear paste-down, including "2 in 1 vol" centre and "5/8/2 Hool"(?) centre left. On the top of the rear free end-leaf is "£8.10" and "2 vols in 1" and on the right side of the rear paste-down is "47", all in pencil.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0047
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
 
Date
1771
Dimensions
Width:
106mm

Height:
125mm