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The Posthumous works of a Late Celebrated Genius, Deceased In Two volumes. Volume 1.

Description
This volume is fully bound in mottled leather and the pages of the text block have red mottling. The front paste-down has 2 labels; On the top left side "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" with underneath "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". Also written in pencil and partly underneath the labels is "(Richard Griffiths)". Pencil writing has been erased from the front free end-page. There is also pencil annotation on the rear paste-down "a/- d/-" and "? of Sterne". 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 page 216 is a Postscript to the Printer from the Editor. The catchword is to the bottom of every page. The head and tail band are comprised of alternating red and cream threads.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0354a
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
unknown
Publisher
Robertson; Richardson, J.; Almon, J.; Pearch, G
 
Date
1770
Dimensions
Width:
103 mm

Height:
158 mm