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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21 precieuse ] Literata 24 I'm ) - I'm always ready to shed over the unfortunate ;
who , withal , is ready to distribute and willing to communicate : ask him if the best
things , which wits have said of pleasure , have expressed what he has felt ...
-If this won't turn out something - another will — no matter' tis an assay upon
human nature — I get my labour for my pains —'tis enough - the pleasure of the
experiment has kept my senses , 15 and the best part of my blood awake , and
dusty black coat , and looking through the glass saw all the world in yellow , blue
, and green , running at the ring of pleasure.— The old 15 with broken lances ,
and in helmets which had lost their vizards the young in armour bright which ...
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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