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The Sermons of Mr. Yorick. Volume 4. Seventh Edition.

Description
This volume is fully bound in leather over boards. The front paste-down has 3 labels; Within the centre is a large bookplate of a previous owner with "James Duckworth Wood". On the top left is "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall", and underneath this is (and slightly covering the bookplate) "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". On the top right of the front free end-page are pencil notes "SYIV-1" .On the obverse 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 of the title page a previous owners signature, written in ink has faded and is now illegible. There is a printers device/flower underneath the title which is the same as the one in volume 4 (volume 4 is darker). On the rear paste-down written in pencil top left is "1713-1768". The catchword is to the bottom right of every page.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0090
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Becket, T
 
Date
1766
Dimensions
Width:
102 mm

Height:
150 mm