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The Works of Laurence Sterne. Complete in Eight Volumes. Containing 1 Tristram Shandy, and the Political Romance. 2 Sentimental Journey, with the Continuation. 3 The Koran. 4 Letters. 5 Sermons. With an Account of the Life and Writings of the Author.

Description
This volume is fully bound in marbled leather over boards. The front paste-down has 2 labels on the top left side "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" and "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". Written in pencil on the front free end-page is "1790 8 vols complete £100". Written in ink on the top of the title page is "M.D. Hon (?) Elphinstone". 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. The catchword appears to the bottom right of every page.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0289a
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
The Proprietors; Hogarth; Blackmore, Pyet
 
Date
1790
Dimensions
Width:
110 mm

Height:
183 mm