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Oeuvres Completes Des L. Sterne, Traduites De L'Anglais Par une Society De Gens De Lettres.

Description
This volume is bound in marbled boards with a plain brown spine .The paste-downs and end-pages are comprised from single sheets of marbled paper (Shell pattern and each volume in this set has the same marbled paper). The edges of the text block are also marbled.The front paste-down has 2 labels on the top left side "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" is "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". Printed on the obverse of the half title page is "Paris Imprimerie de A. Beraud. Rue de Foin-Saint-Jacques, No 9". 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 title page is a device incorporating 'L' and 'S' above a half circle of foliage.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0294c
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Chez Salmon Libraire; Societe de Gens de Lettres; Beraud, A; unknown; unknown
 
Date
1825
Dimensions
Width:
133 mm

Height:
212 mm