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1) Extracts from the Tristram Shandy, and Sentimental Journey, of Lau. Sterne, M.A. with the Authors Life

Description
This volume is fully bound in marbled leather boards. The end pages are comprised of single sheets of marble paper (Gloster Pattern). Pasted onto the front paste-down are 2 labels 1) "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" and 2) a small pink Bookbinders label "Bound by J. Evans, Swansea". Written in pencil on the second fly is "See binders label. Allnutt gives 1799 as the date of Nicholson's first book. There was a Stourport 1812 edn." On the reverse of the title page is a circular stamp in ink with "Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall Library", with inside "The Kenneth Monkman Collection".
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0638
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Nicholson, G; Symonds, H.D.; Champante; Bickerstaff, R; Conder, T; Lackington Allen and Co.; Ridley; Evans, J; Reynolds, J.
 
Date
Dimensions
Width:
095 mm

Height:
145 mm