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The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Vol I. Second edition, London, 1760.

Description
Contains Vol I and Vol II. Frontispiece by Hogarth. Front paste down has a previous owners signature written underneath 'Sep 9th 1833'. Double sided black page on page 73-74 BP DSBP. The front board is detached. The spine is split pages 1-126 are detached. The back board is attached. The book is fully bound in leather with a single line gilt border on the front and back boards. Spine has five raised bands with gilt decoration. The title piece is in a darker brown leather with part missing. Underneath this in a lighter brown leather is embossed VOL I
 
Accession number
CCWSH:1341
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
Publisher
Dodsley, R.
 
Date
1760
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