sentimental journey through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne

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Published by H. Milford, Oxford university press in London .

Written in English

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Places:

  • France,
  • Italy

Subjects:

  • British -- France -- Fiction.,
  • British -- Italy -- Fiction.,
  • Travelers -- Fiction.,
  • Clergy -- Fiction.,
  • France -- Fiction.,
  • Italy -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

First published in "The world classics" in 1928.

Book details

Statementby Laurence Sterne; with an introduction by Virginia Woolf.
GenreFiction.
SeriesThe World"s classics,, 333
ContributionsWoolf, Virginia, 1882-1941, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S839 S26, PR3714.S4 S26
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 233, [1]p.
Number of Pages233
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6737394M
LC Control Number30000858
OCLC/WorldCa5140628

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Image 13 of A sentimental journey through France and Italy, Prefatory memoir of L. Sterne IX A Sentimental Journey 1 Calais 3 The monk. — Calais 5 The monk. — Calais 8 The monk. A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy (English Library) by Sterne, Laurence and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, comic novel by Laurence Sterne, published in two volumes in The book, a combination of autobiography, fiction, and travel writing, chronicles the journey through France of a charming and sensitive young man named Yorick and his servant La Fleur.

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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy is something between a short story and a novella. Its abrupt ending is something of a pun. Sterne makes reference to his earlier work: Tristram Shandy, leading some to imagine it as a sequel.

This is a standalone bagatelle. Light of heart and like the earlier work mostly pointless/5(12). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sterne, Laurence, Sentimental journey through France and Italy. London ; New York: G. Routledge and Sons, Genre/Form: Humorous fiction Psychological fiction Humorous stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sterne, Laurence, Sentimental journey through France and Italy.

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Book digitized by Google from the library of the Library of Congress and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. : Product Information. Laurence Sterne was an Irish writer and Anglican clergyman. Sterne is now best known for his classic novels A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, and The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy.A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy that details Sterne's trip in Page - I should have looked upon it now as one of the illusions of an imagination which is eternally misleading me, had not the old man, as soon as the dance ended, said that this was their constant way; and that all his life long he had made it a rule, after supper was over, to call out his family to dance and rejoice; believing, he said, that a cheerful and contented mind was the best.

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Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy () by Laurence Sterne. If good and ill nature equally operated upon mankind, I might have saved myself the trouble of this apology; for it is manifest, by the reception the following discourse hath met with, that those who approve it are a great majority among the men of taste; yet there have.

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To give the book its full (and misleading) title “A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy. Why misleading, well in the copy I read, which is pages long, by page he is still in Paris having travelled there from Calais on page 1, after that there is a rapid dash as far as Lyon which is where the book ends.

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Laurence Sterne (24 November - 18 March ) was an Anglo-Irish novelist and an Anglican clergyman. He is best known for his novels 'The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy', 'Gentleman', and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy; but he also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics.4/4(2).

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Sterne is one of the most original and unexpected of writers, and A Sentimental Journey differs from other travel books as greatly as Tristram Shandy differs from other novels. Sterne travelled in France during the s and drew on his experiences to write the narrative of Mr.

Yorick, the Sentimental Traveller. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne. The Folio Society, London, Illustrations by Nigel Lambourne.

Twentieth century British novelist Virginia Woolf, commenting on the style of A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, wrote:The very punctuation is that of speech, not writing, and brings. Librivox recording of A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne. Read by Martin Geeson.

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