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Sterneiana IX. 1) Sentimental Lucubrations by Peter Pennyless. Originally printed for Becket and De Hondt. 1770. 2) Yorick Turned Trimmer. Printed for the proprietor and sold by W. Nicoll, London.

Description
This volume is fully bound in crimson book cloth over boards, hollow back spine. 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". 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. The 2 volumes are divided by a piece of crimson card which is slightly smaller than the rest of the text block. The frontispiece to "Yorick Turned Trimmer" is entitled "Yorick riding through the Village"
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0632i
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Anon
Publisher
Garland Publishing, Inc.; The USA; The Beinecke Library of Yale University; The Beinecke Library of Yale University
 
Date
1974
Dimensions
Width:
134 mm

Height:
184 mm