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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... by the Latitudinarian divines and carried forward in Shaftesbury's
Characteristics and in the Tatler and Spectator to raise to the status of a spiritual
virtue " cheerfulness , the good humor of the man who recognizes that the true
spirit of religion ...
This passage suggests that there is a vital correspondence between the spirit of
temporal blessedness which invests the supper and the grace , and the kindred
spirit which presides over the Lord's Supper — a correspondence illustrating ...
35 I guard this box , as I would the instrumental parts of my religion , to help my
mind on to something better : in truth , I seldom go abroad without it ; and oft and
many a time have I called up by it the courteous spirit of its owner to regulate 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