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Original bright maroon cloth on boards. DJ has a few chips and short tears, so taped inside. Front and foot untrimmed. Letters to Elizabeth Lumley, Miss Sterne, Catherine de Fourmantel, Mrs. Ferguson, Other Ladies, Eliza Draper, John Hall Stevenson, David Garrick, Stephen Croft, Mr. Foley, A. Lee, Mr/ amd Mrs/ James, and Miscellaneous. "It is impossible not to love the creator of Uncle Toby; impossible to respect Laurence Sterne." - Introduction. Author of "Tristram Shandy", Sterne was a clergyman, often in poor health, who had no compunction about sending love letters to a married woman who was 31 years younger, among other things. He often referred to himself as "Yorick". His work was not easy to understand. This book is as new except for a tiny spot on the front cover hinge. i91 pp.
Title: The Letters of Laurence Sterne
Edition: First (First Published in 1927)
Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1927
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Jacket Condition: Fair
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 002747
Keywords: NOISBN Literature. Biography.