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

Description
The volume is fully bound in speckled leather covered boards with red mottling to the edges of the text block. Pasted onto the centre of the front paste-down are 2 labels; within the centre is a previous owners bookplate with the name "Robert Thompson, Esq" underneath the armorial device. Above this is a small white label with "July 1993 the Gift of Pippa Corner". Written in ink on the front free-end page is a previous owners signature "William McNamara". Stamped onto the reverse of the title page is the circular stamp with "The Laurence Sterne Trust" with "Shandy Hall Library" inside.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0894
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Dodsley, J; Hogarth, W.; Ryland, J.
 
Date
1760
Dimensions
Width:
100 mm

Height:
155 mm