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Letters of the Late Rev. Mr. Laurence Sterne, To his most Intimate Friends. With a Fragment in the Manner of Rabelais. To which are prefixed, Memoirs of his Life and Family. Written by Himself and published by his Daughter, Mrs. Medalle. In Three Volumes. (Dublin Edition.)

Description
This volume is fully bound in leather calf over boards. The front paste-down has 2 labels on the top left corner "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" and underneath "Property of the LS Trust, 1986". Written in pencil on the front free end-page is "1776 3vols in one. £16.00 (1st 1775)". Written in ink above this is "VO 3/3". Written in ink on the title page are 2 previous owners signatures "Wm Clark" and "Robert Spidaply (?)" On the reverse of the title page is an ink stamp "Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall" in a circle with "The Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0315
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Exshaw, J.; de Medalle, Lydia Sterne
 
Date
1776
Dimensions
Width:
108 mm

Height:
171 mm