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The Humours of the Times; Being a collection of Several Curious Pieces in Verse and Prose. By the most Celebrated Geniusses for Mirth, Wit and Humour...

Description
This volume is bound in marbled boards, Nonpareil pattern, with a tooled leather spine and corners. 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 on this page are various handwritten notes, in pencil. Please see original for details. 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. The volume has a thin brown material bookmark, slightly worn, attached to the headband. Throughout the textblock are various publishers devices/flowers.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0374
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Chesterfield, Lord; Lyttelton, Lord
Publisher
unknown
 
Date
1771
Dimensions
Width:
105 mm

Height:
165 mm