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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I pitied her from my soul ; and though it may seem ridiculous enough to a torpid
heart , I could have taken her 35 into my arms , and cherished her , though it was
in the open street , without blushing . The pulsations of the arteries along ...
I heard his chains upon his legs , as he turn'd his body to lay his little stick upon
the bundle — He gave a deep sigh— 30 I saw the iron enter into his soul — I
burst into tears — I could not sustain the picture of confinement which my fancy
156.19n ; Parisian periwig - makers , 158n ; " unnoticed openings " reveal soul ,
162.27-29n ; Widow Wad . man's eye , 169.23–26n ; translation of blush , 171.28-
36n ; nature sports , 174.5–8n ; ' stamina and rudiments , 175.19-21n ; and ...
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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