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

Description
The volume is fully bound on speckled leather covered boards with red mottling to the edges of the text block. 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". The front paste-down has a large area of damage suggesting the removal of a label/bookplate?.Written in pencil on the top of the title page is "TSL 140". 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". Written in pencil on the top right corner of the rear paste-down are booksellers marks. Obvious watermarks.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0890
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Dodsley, J; Hogarth, W.; Ryland, J.
 
Date
1768
Dimensions
Width:
104 mm

Height:
161 mm