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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Volume 5 & 6 Second Edition (signed Volume 5)

Description
The volume is fully bound in 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 2From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" with underneath "Property of the L S Trust, 1986". Written in pencil on the front free end page is "KM V-2 + V1-2 (variant catchword 'o' on B1a" Volume 6. Written in pencil on the 3rd front flyleaf is "KM 2nd ed variant 1 copy a" 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". Page 1 is signed by Laurence Sterne.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0915
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Becket, T
 
Date
1777
Dimensions
Width:
100 mm

Height:
158 mm