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Nouveau Voyage En France, De Sterne. Suivi de L'Histoire de le Fevre, & d'un Choix de Lettres familieres du meme Auteur.

Description
This volume is bound in marbled boards Turkish (or possibly Dahlia) pattern with a 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". There is damage to the centre of the paste-down where a label, likely a previous owners bookplate has been removed. Written in ink on the front free end-page is "Henry Dawkins Esq. Jun.r" with pencil notes underneath. and "?/37 50" to the top right and "4-78" to the bottom right. 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. William Crichton's signature appears twice on the Admiralty Pay Tables (?)
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0387
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
unknown; L..., M.D
 
Date
1784
Dimensions
Width:
105 mm

Height:
172mm