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Sterneiana XII. 1) Letters from Eliza to Yorick. by Anonymous, 1775. By E.S. Draper. 2) Yorick's Skull; or College Oscitations. By Anonymous. Printed for J. Bew 1777. 3) Sterne's Witticisms; or Yorick's Convivial Jester. By Anonymous. Printed for A. Milne 1782.

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 3 volumes are divided by 2 pieces of crimson card which are slightly smaller than the rest of the text block. The frontispiece to "Sterne's Witticisms" is entitled "Yorick in Clover".
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0632l
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Anon
Publisher
Garland Publishing, Inc.; The USA; The Yale University Library; The Beinecke Library of Yale University; The Lilly Library of Indiana University
 
Date
1974
Dimensions
Width:
134 mm

Height:
184 mm