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Letters from Eliza to Yorick, Transmitted from A Gentleman in Bombay, and Now First Published.

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 left corner; "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" and underneath "Property of the LS Trust, 1986". Written in pencil underneath is "10/-" and in KM's hand "Despite the titlepage, the letters are not new, but a v. slightly altered text of previous edn." Written in ink on the top left of the 3rd fly-leaf is a previous owners signature which is illegible. 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. The rear free end page is covered by notes, written in pencil - which is faded and smudged in places.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0329
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Anon
Publisher
Shury, D.N.; Ginger, J.
 
Date
1801
Dimensions
Width:
094 mm

Height:
158 mm