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Laurence Sterne 'A Fellow of Infinite Jest'

Description
This volume is fully bound in ox-blood coloured book cloth, with a decorated paper cover. The front paste-down has 3 labels; within the centre is a large previous owners bookplate with an image of a fire on top of 2 books with the motto "Ne Vele Velis" and "Ex Libris W.G.A. Huddleston". On the top left side "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" with underneath "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". Printed on the reverse of the title page are the printers details and also the circular stamp "Laurence Sterne Trust, Shandy Hall" with "Kenneth Monkman Collection" inside. Written in pencil on the top of the front free end-page is £3 (Sterne).
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0589
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Yoseloff, Thomas
Publisher
Prentice Hall Inc; Aldor Book Series
 
Date
1945
Dimensions
Width:
150 mm

Height:
220 mm