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A sentimental journey through France and Italy.

by Laurence Sterne

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • France -- Social life and customs.,
  • Italy -- Social life and customs.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe Temple classics, Temple classics
    The Physical Object
    Paginationl64 p. ;
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19371311M

    Sterne was gratified by his reception in France where reports of the genius of Tristram Shandy had made him a celebrity. Aspects of this trip to France were incorporated into Sterne's second novel, presented here: A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy. The illustrator Thomas Rowlandson was an English artist and caricaturist. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy is a novel, written and first published in , as Sterne was facing death from tuberculosis. Laurence Sterne, in , had travelled through France and Italy as far south as Naples, and after returning determined to describe his travels from a sentimental .

    Image 17 of A sentimental journey through France and Italy, Laurence Sterne was one of those few authors who have anticipated the labours of the biographer, and left to the world what they desired should be known of their family and, their Contributor: Sterne, Laurence Date: A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy by Mr. Yorick: with The Journal to Eliza and A Political Romance (Oxford World's Classics) by Sterne, Laurence and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    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 . Librivox recording of A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne. Read by Martin Geeson. After the bizarre textual antics of "Tristram Shandy", this book would seem to require a literary health warning.


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- 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. Yorick plays the part of Sterne's alter-ego.

The book is less experimental than The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, but still a joy/5. 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 s: The NOOK Book (eBook) of the A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne at Barnes & Noble.

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A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg. 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 of Parson Yorick, himself a character in the earlier s: A Sentimental Journey: Through France and Italy by Mr.

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In annotated texts based on those of the acclaimed Florida Edition of The Works of Laurence Sterne, this edition features the two works Sterne produced in the final year of his illness-plagued life: the witty, bawdy, pathetic, and thoughtful A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy ; and Continuation of the Bramine's Journal, Sterne's correspondence to a twenty-two-year-old /5(5).

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. textsA Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy.

Book digitized by Google from the library of the Library of Congress and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user : 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.

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, a novel by Laurence Sterne first published inis 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.

Study Guide for A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy study guide contains a biography of Laurence Sterne, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.

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/5(16).

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(16).

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.

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy [Sterne, Laurence] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy/5(16). 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.

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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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Ask Your Own Question. The Project Gutenberg eBook, A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy, by Laurence Sterne, Edited by Henry Morley This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere in the United States and most other parts of the world at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.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.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