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David Whittaker

Specialist subjects - academic, scholarly, humanities, literature, art, architecture, poetry, history, ideas; I also publish and write books as Wavestone Press.

Tristram Shandy


Large, very handsome lmited edition (750) of Sterne's masterpiece. Illustrated & signed by Tom Phillips. Designed & typeset in Founder's Caslon types by Blundell Studios. Text printed on Abbey Pure paper, illustrations on Ventique paper by Lego S.p.A. Vicenza, Italy & bound by them in Charmant-Gewebe cloth printed & blocked with a design by Phillips. Marbled paper by Jemma Lewis, this limitation page printed letterpress on Hahnemule Bugra Butten laid paper by Hand & Eye, London. Includes a large volume of scholarly notes by Melvyn New. A sumptuous production, essential for all Shandeans! This Folio edition is now out of print.