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A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy; Also A Tale of A Tub Written for the Universal Improvement of Mankind. With Five Etchings and Portrait by Ed. Hedouin

Description
This volume is fully bound in dark green leather over boards with a gilt top edge to the text block, hardback. The front and rear paste-down and free end-pages are comprised from single sheets of marbled paper, Bouquet pattern (green, white and gold). There is also 1 label pasted onto the top left hand corner "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall". Impressed into the gilt border surrounding the marbled front paste-down is "Bound by Zaehnsdorf. London. England". An unclear watermark of letters on the frontispiece. A partial watermark " & Sons" on the half-title and illustration list pages etc.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0525
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence; Swift, Jonathan
Publisher
J.C. Nimmo and Bain; Ballantyne, Hanson and Co.;
 
Date
1882
Dimensions
Width:
158 mm

Height:
234 mm