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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Volume 4

Description
The volume has the original publishers paper cover to the spine (leather spine is missing) and the front board is 1/4 bound with Marbled Paper, Shell Pattern with a leather strip next to the spine and leather corners (rear board missing.) Pasted onto the top corner 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 on the front free end-page are bibliographers comments by KM and pasted onto the foot of this page is part of a leather title piece with the remains of Tristram Shandy in gilt capitols. 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:0931a
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Becket, T
 
Date
1761
Dimensions
Width:
096 mm

Height:
158 mm