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The Sermons of Mr. Yorick. Volume 2. Tenth Edition.

Description
This volume is fully bound in leather. The front paste-down has 3 labels. Within the centre is a previous owners bookplate "Rev. Wm. Wharton" underneath a scroll with "Generosus Nasciturn Non Fit" in capitols. Above this is "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall", and underneath and partially covering the bookplate is "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". 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 obverse of the front free and-page top right is "RL" written in ink. The catchword is to the bottom right of every page. Pages 211 and 213 are slightly smaller than the rest of the text block.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0106
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Dodsley, R.
 
Date
1771
Dimensions
Width:
104 mm

Height:
161 mm