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Yorick's Empfindsame Reise durch Franfreich und Italien. Uebersekt von August Lewald

Description
This volume is bound in marbled boards, Tiger pattern, with a leather spine and corners. The front paste-down has 4 labels; To the bottom right is a rectangular label with "Yor" written in blue ink above "9880" which is printed. Partially covering this and top centre is a previous owners bookplate with "Ex-Libris F.E. Dinshaw" underneath the image of a Woman's head. On the top left side "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" with underneath "Property of the L S Trust, 1986"; both of these partially cover the book plate. There are various pencil notes on the rear of the front free end-page and the bottom of the first blank page. 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.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0491
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Hoffman; Gessler, P.C.
 
Date
1840
Dimensions
Width:
111 mm

Height:
148 mm