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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To demonstrate that " a journey through France and Italy ” need not be ' ' so bad a
thing ” as people like Smollett " would make you believe , ” Tristram recounts his
meeting with Maria of Moulines , as an example of the entertainment Nature ...
Smelfungus is , of course , Tobias Smollett , whose Travels through France and
Italy Tristram had attacked as typifying the morose and splenetic observations of
many of his fellow - Englishmen on their travels abroad . By Tristram's and ...
Smollett ( Continued ) Smollett ( Continued ) 28 , 79-30n , 118.46–47n ; on
French : Burgundy , 68.9n ; baggage ... 17 , 32 ; Smollett 262.26–30n ; valets ,
126.1as splenetic and benevolent 10n ; vintage , 268.1-10n ; humorist in , 37 ;
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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