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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. With Illustrations by Rowland Wheelwright.

Description
This volume is fully bound in brown book cloth with a gilt geometric border on the front board, the top edge of the text block has been stained gilt, whilst the foredge and bottom edge have been left un-cut. The title piece is in gilt capitols on brown leather (?) "The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy Gentleman. Laurence Sterne". Pasted onto the top left of the front paste-down is a small white label with "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall". Written in ink on the front free end-page is "Marion Egerton. Colville House, Coxwold, 1960", written in pencil above this is "258/1349". On the reverse of the half-title is printed information about the number of volumes and also signed, in ink, by R. Wheelwright.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0564
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
The University Press; George G. Harrap and Co. Ltd; Lewis, Walter
 
Date
1926
Dimensions
Width:
172 mm

Height:
247 mm