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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Volume 1 Second Edition.

Description
This volume is 1/4 bound with marbled-paper covered boards (Shell Pattern) and leather spine and corners with green mottled edges to the textblock. Pasted onto the centre of the front paste-down is a small label "July 1993 the Gift of Pippa Corner". Written in pencil above this is "£1.00". Written in ink on the front free en-page is a previous owners signature "Gladys Rogers Dec. 1922". Stamped onto the rear of the title page is the circular stamp with "The Laurence Sterne Trust" with "Shandy Hall Library" inside; there are some pen marks above and booksellers comments on the rear end-pages.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0936
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Dodsley, R.
 
Date
1760
Dimensions
Width:
102 mm

Height:
162 mm