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The Works of Laurence Sterne; In Four Volumes; Containing The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman; A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy; Sermons; Letters, &c. With A Life of the Author, Written by Himself.

Description
This volume is fully bound in speckled leather over boards with mottled edges to the text block and gold impressed decoration to the board rims. The front paste-down has a large previous owners bookplate in the centre with "Henry Dawkins Esq" underneath a Heraldic device. There are marks in ink to the head of the front paste-down which could be the remains of a previous owners signature (?) Printed for : Johnson, J & Robinson, G. & Robinson, J. & Becket, T. & Baldwin, R. & Hookham and Company & Strahan, A. & Lowndes, W. & Wilkie, G. & Vernor and Hood & Ogilvy and Son & Walker, J. & Stockdale. J. & Lackington, Allen and Company & Longman and Rees & Cadell and Davies & Nunn, J. & Lea, R. & Scatcherd, J. & Richardson, W.J. and Richardson, J. & Blacks and Parry & Asperne, J.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0473b
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Johnson, J; Luke Hansard and Sons
 
Date
1808
Dimensions
Width:
138 mm

Height:
225 mm