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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Penguin English Library First Edition.

Description
This volume is fully bound in decorated paper covers; paperback. The front inside cover has a printed image taken from an engraving of a portrait of Sterne. Also on the top left side are 2 labels "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" with underneath "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". Written in pencil on the top of the front free end-page is "1st P edn". Printed on the reverse of the title page are the publishers and printers details and also the circular stamp "Laurence Sterne Trust, Shandy Hall" with "Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside. Following the 'Introduction' is 'Suggested Further Reading and 'A Note on the Text'. The last 3 pages of the text block have information relating to Penguin Books and other titles.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0527
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Penguin Books; Penguin Books Inc.; Penguin Books Australia Ltd.; Hazell Watson; Jesus College, Cambridge; The British Museum; Patch, Thomas; Fritschius, C.F.; Freeman, John
 
Date
1967
Dimensions
Width:
112 mm

Height:
181 mm