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1) Letters from Yorick to Eliza. A New Edition.

Description
This volume is fully bound in Tree Marbled leather covered boards and mottled edges to the text block. The front paste-down has 2 labels on the top; "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" and underneath "Property of the LS Trust, 1986". Written vertically in ink on the front paste-down is a previous owners signature "Henry Boyne (?)" as well as notes in pencil detailing the 2 volumes titles and also booksellers notes to the bottom. Written in ink on the top of the 2nd fly leaf is the remains of a previous owners signature and the date "1791" which has been erased. On the reverse of the first title page is an ink stamp "Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall" in a circle with "The Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0318
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Kearsley, G.; Evans, T.
 
Date
1775
Dimensions
Width:
104 mm

Height:
164 mm