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A sentimental journey through France and Italy

Laurence Sterne

A sentimental journey through France and Italy

by Laurence Sterne

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Published by Macmillan & co., ltd. in [London, etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • Italy
    • Subjects:
    • British -- France -- Fiction.,
    • British -- Italy -- Fiction.,
    • Travelers -- Fiction.,
    • Clergy -- Fiction.,
    • France -- Fiction.,
    • Italy -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Laurence Sterne; decorations by Norah McGuinness.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ3.S839 S25, PR3714.S4 S25
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 241, [1] p., 1 l.
      Number of Pages241
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6708970M
      LC Control Number27026090
      OCLC/WorldCa3597156

      A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, a novel by Laurence Sterne first published in , is the story of Reverend Mr. Yorick, who realizes one day that he has never been to France and wishes to compare it to Britain. After a heated argument with a friend, he packs lightly and sets sail the next day from Dover to Calais. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy was published in two volumes by Lawrence Sterne in It is considered a significant work of English literature because it is one of the earliest entries in the genre of travel writing, which became prominent in the 18th century.

      Study Guide for A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy study guide contains a biography of Laurence Sterne, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.   Laurence Sterne (24 November - 18 March ) was an Anglo-Irish novelist and an Anglican clergyman. He is best known for his novels 'The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy', 'Gentleman', and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy; but he also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics.4/4(2).

      A Sentimental Journey is a novel without a plot, a journey without a destination. It records the adventures of the amiable Parson Yorick, as he sets off on his travels through France and Italy, relishing his encounters with all manner of men and women—particularly the pretty ones. Librivox recording of A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne. Read by Martin Geeson. After the bizarre textual antics of "Tristram Shandy", this book would seem to require a literary health warning.


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Laurence Sterne's novel, "A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy," is a strange and largely plotless book - less the recounting of a journey than of Parson Yorick's ramblings. Following the wildly successfuly, and no less diffuse "Tristram Shandy," Sterne crafts a much smaller, but no less intense work, recounting the misadventures of Parson Yorick, himself a character in the earlier /5(8).

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy is something between a short story and a novella. Its abrupt ending is something of a pun.

Sterne makes reference to his earlier work: Tristram Shandy, leading some to imagine it as a sequel. This is a standalone bagatelle. Light of heart and like the earlier work mostly pointless/5(16).

Laurence Sterne (24 November – 18 March ) was an Irish novelist and an Anglican clergyman. He wrote the novels The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, and also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics/5(9).

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy is something between a short story and a novella. Its abrupt ending is something of a pun.

Sterne makes reference to his earlier work: Tristram Shandy, leading some to imagine it as a sequel. This is a standalone bagatelle/5(9). Laurence Sterne was an Irish-born English novelist and an Anglican clergyman.

He is best known for his novels The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman, and A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy; but he also published many sermons, wrote memoirs, and was involved in local politics. Sterne died in London after years of fighting consumption (tuberculosis)/5.

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France. Meantime he continued to add to “Tristram Shandy,” concluding it with a ninth book in In the previous year he had made the trip to the Continent that formed the basis of “The Sentimental Journey,” which he finished in He went to London to attend to its publication, and when it came.

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Ask Your Own Question. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy: The Journal to Eliza and a Political Romance Laurence Sterne Published by Oxford University Press, Incorporated.

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Vol. 1 book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Excerpt from A Sentimental Journey /5. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Volume 2 A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy, Laurence Sterne: Author: Laurence Sterne: Publisher: T.

Becket and P.A. De Hondt, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Jan 4, /5(7). 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. sentimental journey through france and italy; by mr. yorick. [the rev. laurence sterne, m.a.] [first published in ]. A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy Item Preview remove-circle A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy by Laurence Sterne.

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— Calais 5 The monk. — Calais 8 The monk. A sentimental journey through France and Italy, by Sterne, Laurence and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy is something between a short story and a novella.

Its abrupt ending is something of a pun. Sterne makes reference to his earlier work: Tristram Shandy, leading some to imagine it as a sequel. This is a standalone bagatelle. Light of heart and like the earlier work mostly pointless/5(12). Although he is perhaps better known for his Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Laurence Sterne also published another equally as intriguing novel entitled, A Sentimental Journey Through France & Italy.

The book recounts the travels of the English narrator, Yorick, from Calais, through Paris and towards the Italian frontier. But unlike most common travelogues, it is replete with the same idiosyncrasies as. Genre/Form: Humorous fiction Psychological fiction Humorous stories: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sterne, Laurence, Sentimental journey through France and Italy.

A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy By: Laurence Sterne () After the bizarre textual antics of “Tristram Shandy”, this book would seem to require a literary health warning.5/5(1). In annotated texts based on those of the acclaimed Florida Edition of The Works of Laurence Sterne, this edition features the two works Sterne produced in the final year of his illness-plagued life: the witty, bawdy, pathetic, and thoughtful A Sentimental Journey through France and Italy ; and Continuation of the Bramine's Journal, Sterne's correspondence to a twenty-two-year-old /5(5).A Sentimental Journey Through France And Italy, by Laurence Sterne and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at