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Laurence Sterne; The Making of a Humorist. First Edition.

Description
This volume is bound in pale brown-pink book cloth with a grey paper cover which has itself been covered in plastic. 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 frontispiece is entitled "Laurence Sterne at the age of 47 from the painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds"There is pencil marginalia throughout the text block.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0698
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Shaw, M R B
Publisher
Hazell Watson and Viney Ltd; The Richard's Press LTD; Reynolds
 
Date
1957
Dimensions
Width:
145 mm

Height:
224 mm