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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Volume 2. The Second Edition.

Description
This volume is fully bound in speckled calf. Pasted onto the top left corner of the front paste down are 2 small white labels "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" with underneath "Property of the L S Trust, 1986"; these are pasted over a previous owners signature which is written in ink "A. Lloyd 1878". Written in pencil underneath this are further unclear marks. Also in pencil undernath these is "p27, 15 love" & "89, 6 query" & "p fig 1 m p100". Also drawn in pencil on this page is a profile sketch of a man's head wearing a hat (See CCWSH: 0096 & 0447a). Stamped onto the reverse of the title page is the circular stamp with "The Laurence Sterne Trust Shandy Hall" and inside "The Kenneth Monkman Collection".
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0864
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Dodsley, J
 
Date
1760
Dimensions
Width:
100 mm

Height:
155 mm