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A Sentimental Journey and The Journal to Eliza (Everyman's Library #796) by  Laurence STERNE - Hardcover - 1960 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 84874)

A Sentimental Journey and The Journal to Eliza (Everyman's Library #796)

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A Sentimental Journey and The Journal to Eliza (Everyman's Library #796)

by STERNE, Laurence

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  • hardcover
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Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
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London / New York: Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1960. Hardcover. A 1960 reprint of the 1927 issuance. An Everyman's Library edition presenting works of the 18th Century British novelist and clergyman Laurence Sterne. His "A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy" was described by George Saintsbury as a "work of art." Also with 2 items related to his infatuation with Mrs. Eliza Draper: "The Journal to Eliza" and "Letters to Eliza." with an introduction by Daniel George. Everyman's Library #796, an entry in EL's "Essays and Belles-Lettres" series. --- In Everyman's Library larger format binding style 4. Full rose cloth-covered boards with spine titling and "EL" in script at tail of spine in gilt; orange topstain. Red dust jacket with image of a man and a woman to front panel. --- An excellent copy: tightly-bound and unmarked but with slightly cocked spine. Dust jacket with a little chafing to edges, and with light rubbing; otherwise bright, intact and wrapped in removable archival mylar protector.; 12mo - 7 to 7-1/2 in. tall; xix, 222 pages .

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bookseller
Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
84874
Title
A Sentimental Journey and The Journal to Eliza (Everyman's Library #796)
Author
STERNE, Laurence
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Everyman's Library - J. M. Dent & Sons Ltd. / E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.
Place of Publication
London / New York
Date Published
1960
Bookseller catalogs
>>Biography, Autobiography, Memoir;

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tail
The heel of the spine.
jacket
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New
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cocked
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12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback. Also... [More]
good+
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edges
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spine
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reprint
Any printing of a book which follows the original edition. By definition, a reprint is not a first edition.
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