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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy Gentleman. Volume 3.

Description
This volume is fully bound in leather over boards. The edges of the text block have red mottling. The front paste-down has 4 labels; within the centre is a large previous owners bookplate with a heraldic device with "Regulier et Vigoureux Pacem Amo" in capitols within a banner above. Underneath on 2 lines is "William Scott Kerr of Chatto". On the top left side "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" and underneath this is "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". On the reverse of the title page is a circular stamp in ink with "Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall" with "The Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside. On the rear paste-down in pencil is "Coll KM paper flaw on (I5)"
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0249
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Tonson, J; Steedman, R.D.
 
Date
1781
Dimensions
Width:
102 mm

Height:
162 mm