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The Sermons of Mr. Yorick. Volume 3 and Volume 4.

Description
This volume is half bound in leather over boards with the remaining in marbled paper (nonpareil pattern?), the edges of the text block have red mottling. The front paste-down has 2 labels on the top left side; "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall", underneath this is "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". The same device is used on the title page in both Volume 3 and Volume 4 (although it is darker in volume 3.) On the obverse of the title page of both Volume 3 and 4 is an ink stamp "Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall" in a circle with "The Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside it. On the title page for Volume 3 top right is "KM SYIV-I (E)". In volume 3 there is a list of subscribers.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0102
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Dodsley, R.
 
Date
1766
Dimensions
Width:
96 mm

Height:
154 mm