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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy. By Mr. Yorick

Description
This volume is bound in acid etched marbled boards (which have degraded) and the edges of the text block are mottled red. The paste-down's and end-pages are comprised of single sheets of marbled paper, Dahlia pattern. 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". Pasted to the top right of the reverse of the front free end-page is a small pink paper label with "Bound by Resius". Written in pencil on the first blank page is "180.00 12 col plates. Rare. Abbey, Life, 250 (?)" with "Howes 114 (?)" 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.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0516
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Resius; Holland, William; Newton, R.; Piqrich, T.
 
Date
1795
Dimensions
Width:
155 mm