A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Bände 1-2
University of California Press, 1967 - 377 Seiten
Best known for his novel Tristram Shandy, author Laurence Sterne drew upon his experiences in the 1760s, when he travelled extensively through France and Italy, to create this fictional travelogue. --From publisher's description.
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VOLUME II VOLUME I A Sentimental Journey , & c . & c . Calais . The Monk .
Calais . The Monk . Calais . The Monk . Calais . The Desobligeant . Calais .
Preface In the Desobligeant . Calais . In the Street . Calais . The Remise Door .
CALAIS . I . HAD scarce utter'd the words , when a poor monk of the order of St.
Francis came into the room to beg something for his convent . No man cares to
have his virtues the sport of contingencies -or one man may be generous , as ...
I feel a damp upon my spirits , as I am going to add , that in my last return through
Calais , upon inquiring after Father Lorenzo , I heard he had been dead near
three months , and was buried , not in his convent , but , according to his desire ,
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LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - john257hopper - LibraryThing
This 250 year old novel was a fictional satire on a more serious non-fictional account of a journey through France and Italy by Sterne's contemporary Tobias Smollett. The satire is in the fact that ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
LibraryThing ReviewNutzerbericht - Marse - LibraryThing
A Sentimental Journey is the story of a man traveling from England to France and back and his adventures, or should I say, his encounters during the trip. We don't get a lot of "travel" descriptions ... Vollständige Rezension lesen