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A Sentimental Journey

Description
Frontispiece of Laurence Sterne (Reynolds pose) in a decorated roundall with the characters of Uncle Toby (consulting a map) & Poor Maria beneath - photogravure by Maurice Leloir. Half navy blue calf boards half marbled boards with a decorated spine with foliage and flowers including a gilded rose, 3 flowers with red inlays. Top of the spine it damage and seeks urgent restoration. New York 1884 to the foot of the spine. Title piece 'L. Sterne A Sentimental Journey'. On the reverse of the front board is a bookplate owner P.T. Juliette, 1918. Full page illustrations with tissue guards numerous vignettes. Full description in Spelman's catalogue by Geoffery Day.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:1469
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Book
 
Author/maker
Sterne, Laurence
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