London: 1760-1775. First editions. 24 vols.,16mos; full brown calf by Zaehnsdorf with double gilt fillet borders, gilt spines with floral devices and leather labels; inner dentelles gilt; edges stained yellow. Front cover of vol. 1 detached and spine of same with some wear; generally very nice, bright and intact. Item #205759
Includes: The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman (1760-67), 9 vols. with half titles as called for in Vols. 4, 5, 6, and 9; Sterne's signature in ink at the top of the first chapters in Vols. 5, 7, and 9; Vol. 1 with black leaf at E5; Vol. 3 with marbled leaf between L4-5; Vol. 4 with frontispiece after Hogarth; Vol. 7 with errata on verso of title page (first state). A Sentimental Journey (1768), 2 vols. With the half titles and list of subscribers; Sermons of Mr. Yorick (1760-69), 7 vols., with portrait, lists of subscribers in Vols. 1, 3, and 4; Letters to his Most Intimate Friends (1775), 3 vols., with frontispiece and half-title in Vol. 1; Letters to his Friends on Various Occasions (1775), 1 vol.; Letters from Eliza to Yorick (1775), 1 vol. with half-title; Letters from Yorick to Eliza (1775), 1 vol.