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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35 As the poor fellow could not present himself empty , he had loadend himself in
going up stairs with a thousand compliments to Madame de L *** , on the part of
his master - added a long apocrypha of inquiries after Madame de L *** ' s ...
45 about two leagues out of town — Of all women , Madame de Rambouliet is the
most correct ; and I never wish to see one of more virtues and purity of heart — In
our return back , Madame de Rambouliet desired me to pull the cord — I ask'd ...
scatter them in your path -- for Madame de Rambouliet did no more — I handed
Madame de Rambouliet out of the coach ; and had I been the priest of the chaste
CASTALIA , I could not have served at her fountain with a more respectful ...
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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