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sentimental journey through France and Itlay

Laurence Sterne

sentimental journey through France and Itlay

by Laurence Sterne

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Published by Macdonald in London .
Written in English


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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, a novel by Laurence Sterne first published in , is the story of Reverend Mr. Yorick, who realizes one day that he has never been to France and wishes to compare it to Britain. After a heated argument with a friend, he packs lightly and sets sail the next day from Dover to Calais. 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 .

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). A sentimental journey through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne; 75 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Social life and customs, British in fiction, Description and travel, France in fiction, Clergy in fiction, Travelers, British, Fiction, Early works to , Italy in fiction, Clergy, Travelers in fiction; Places: France, Italy.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sterne, Laurence, Sentimental journey through France and Italy. London ; New York: G. Routledge and Sons, 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 .


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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy is a novel by Laurence Sterne, written and first published inas Sterne was facing death. InSterne travelled through France and Italy as far south as Naples, and after returning determined to describe his travels from a sentimental point of view/5(16).

Laurence Sterne's novel, "A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy," is a strange and largely plotless book - less the recounting of a journey than of Parson Yorick's ramblings. Following the wildly successfuly, and no less diffuse "Tristram Shandy," Sterne crafts a much smaller, but no less intense work, recounting the misadventures /5(8).

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy is a novel by Laurence Sterne, written and first published inas Sterne was facing death. InSterne travelled through France and Italy as far south as Naples, and after returning determined to describe his travels from a sentimental point of view/5(9).

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(9). A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy [Laurence Sterne] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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Though we have made best efforts - the books may have /5(9). There are worse occupations in this world than feeling a womans pulse. - Laurence Sterne, A Sentimental Journey Published literally RIGHT before poor Sterne died, this short (and well-received) book is basically a fake travelogue through France and Italy/5.

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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.

France. Meantime he continued to add to “Tristram Shandy,” concluding it with a ninth book in In the previous year he had made the trip to the Continent that formed the basis of “The Sentimental Journey,” which he finished in He went to London to attend to its publication, and when it came.

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Becket and P.A. De Hondt, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Jan 4, /5(7). A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy was published in two volumes by Lawrence Sterne in It is considered a significant work of English literature because it is one of the earliest entries in the genre of travel writing, which became prominent in the 18th century.

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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: Nevertheless, a real change was taking place in the second half of the century concerning the ‘sentimental novel’, and it was made just by Laurence Sterne who wrote his books with ‘feeling’.Laurence Sterne’s A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy was published inand it wants to be a satire of traditional travel books in.

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Vol. 1 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Excerpt from A Sentimental Journey /5. 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 By: Laurence Sterne () After the bizarre textual antics of “Tristram Shandy”, this book would seem to require a literary health warning.5/5(1).A Sentimental Journey Through France And Italy, by Laurence Sterne and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at