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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... s health - told her , 30 that Monsieur his master was au desespoire for her re -
establishment from the fatigues of her journey - and , to close all , that Monsieur
had received the letter which Madame had done him the honour And he has
The old French officer seeing me lift up my eyes with an emotion , as I made the
apostrophe , took the liberty to ask me what was the matter - I told him the story in
three words ; and added , how 80 inhuman it was . By this time the dwarf was ...
According to Verri , Sterne was working on ( " ' facendo ” ) the " Viaggio
Sentimentale d'Italia ” and told him he intended , as Verri puts it , to fabricate out
of whole cloth ( " fabbricare di pianta ” ) several adventures in Milan . Legnani
notes that ...
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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