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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Thou hast one comfort , friend , said I , at least in the loss of thy poor beast ; I'm
sure thou hast been a merciful master to him.Alas ! said the mourner , I thought so
, when he was alive — but now that he is dead I think otherwise . I fear the weight
Disguise thyself as thou wilt , still slavery ! said I - still thou art a bitter draught ;
and though thousands in all ages have been made to drink of thee , thou art no
less bitter on that account .-- ' tis thou , thrice sweet and gracious goddess ...
Nature ! in the midst of thy disorders , thou art still friendly to the scantiness thou
hast 10 created with all thy great works about thee , little hast thou left to give ,
either to the scithe or to the sickle - but to that little , thou grantest safety 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