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.
Ergebnisse 1-3 von 28
Dessein , the master of the hôtel , who had just return'd from vespers , and , with
his hat under his arm , was most complaisantly following me , to put me in mind of
my wants . I had wrote myself 5 pretty well out of conceit with the Desobligeant ...
Upon his master's going on for Italy — the lad had given it to the master of the
hotel - But his little song for liberty , being in an 20 unknown language at Paris —
the bird had little or no store set by him — so La Fleur bought both him and his ...
My master was let in there , he being an English gentleman , and supper was
ordered . Half an hour after this , a Flemish lady and her maid arrived in a chaise .
She begged to lodge there all night . She was told the rooms were all full .
Was andere dazu sagen - Rezension schreiben
Bewertungen von Nutzern
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