The Works. (Comprising: Tristram Shandy; Sentimental Journey; Sermons; Letters). by…

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  • Another image of The Works. (Comprising: Tristram Shandy; Sentimental Journey; Sermons; Letters). by STERNE, Laurence
  • Another image of The Works. (Comprising: Tristram Shandy; Sentimental Journey; Sermons; Letters). by STERNE, Laurence
SUPERB SET IN FULL 18TH CENTURY TREE CALF BY KALTHOEBER

The Works. (Comprising: Tristram Shandy; Sentimental Journey; Sermons; Letters).

London: J.Johnson et al, 1798. 10 volume set, 7.5 inches tall. Splendid bindings, bound by the great Christian Kalthoeber, and with his ticket. Full 18th century tree calf with gilt 'Greek key' bands, twin labels and charming gilt floral tools to the panels. Fine gilt rolls frame the tree calf of the boards. With the armorial bookplate of Edward Astle. There is a slight nick to the head cap of volume 4 and a one inch split to the head of volume 1, but still a superb set by one of the greatest London binders of his period.

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