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The Sermons of Mr. Yorick. Volumes 1 & 2. The Tenth Edition. A 'Piracy Edition'

Description
The volume is fully bound in leather covered boards, with red speckled edges to the text-block. Pasted onto the centre of the front paste-down is a previous owners bookplate "Dean Moore" within a circlet of leaves. Pasted onto the top left corner is a small white label with "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" and pasted on top of the bookplate is a printed note relating to this Piracy Edition. Written in ink to the top of the page is "--13--16". Written in pencil on the front free end-page is "KM £75 4 vols in 2"
 
Accession number
CCWSH:0970a
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Donaldson, Alexander
 
Date
1769
Dimensions
Width:
102 mm

Height:
163 mm