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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9:40 Like Yorick's Sermons , A Sentimental Journey is intended to persuade the
reader that , " When the affections ... kindly break loose , Joy , is another name "
for a " heavenly religion ” which , " like its great author , " is " universally kind and
Laurence Sterne Gardner D. Stout. together so forcibly upon my affections , that I
burst into a flood of tears — but I am as weak as a woman ; and I beg the world
not to 55 smile , but pity me . 54-55 affections , / ( that I wept over him , as a widow
I declare , said I , clapping my hands chearily together , that was I in a desart , I
would find out 20 wherewith in it to call forth my affections — If I could not do
better , 13-15 another ... enough , 11 another will — no matter - I get / my Labour
for my ...
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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