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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As we have seen , Yorick's Journey was valued by Sterne's contemporaries
mainly for its tenderness of sentiment " and " delicacy of feeling . ” During the later
eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries , it was admired principally for its ...
I blush'd in my turn ; 15 but from what movements , I leave to the few who feel to
analyseExcuse me , Madame , replied I - I treated him most unkindly ; and from
no provocations — ' Tis impossible , said the lady . - My God ! cried the monk ,
all human relationships are a subtle compound of calculation and Note to " true
feeling , ” particularly for a man like Sterne ... That the lachrymose sentimentality
of the Journal is , to some degree , a sincere expression of Sterne's feelings for ...
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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