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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Volume 2. The First Edition.

Description
This volume is fully bound in leather with red mottled edges to the text block. On the front paste-down there are 2 labels; top left is "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" with underneath "Property of the Laurence Sterne Trust, 1986". There are also pencil notes on this page "Bit (?) 185" and also a comment partially covered pver by a label " w'marks resembling C O E". On the reverse of the title page is a circular stamp with "Laurence sterne Trust Shandy Hall" with "The Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside. The spine has 5 raised bands, and in the third panel down is "2" in gilt. The board rims have gilt decoration.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0184
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
unknown; Ward, Ann
 
Date
1760
Dimensions
Width:
100 mm

Height:
155 mm