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Yorick's Sentimental Journey - Swedish Edition.

Description
This volume is bound in marbled paper boards, possible Spanish on Turkish with Shell Veins pattern (?), with a brown leather spine. the edges of the text block have green mottling. The front paste-down has 2 labels; On the top are "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" and "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". Written in ink on the top of the title page is "Wessbergs Anders" and "2.4" by the title and on the bottom of the page "E.W. Mi...?". These are difficult to read as the ink has bled badly, and the signature on the bottom of the page has been cropped. On the reverse of the title page is a circular black stamp with "Laurence Sterne Trust" with "The Kenneth Monkman Collection" in the centre. Written in pencil on the rear paste-down are various notes in pencil. likely booksellers notes. There is a list of subscribers from Goetheberg, Lund & Malmo.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0449
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Sjobeck, H.F.; Lundblad, J., Professor
 
Date
1800
Dimensions
Width:
090 mm

Height:
149 mm