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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Volume 3. Second Edition.

Description
The volume is bound with paper covered boards coloured to look like speckled leather and a leather spine. 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". Written in pencil underneath is "This copy compared with copy 1 of 2nd ed a variant noted" (see CCWSH 0881). Written in ink on the front free end page is a previous owners signature "Colonel Leach". 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:0883
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Dodsley, J; Hogarth, W.; Ravanet, J.
 
Date
1761
Dimensions
Width:
100 mm

Height:
154 mm