Books by Laurence Sterne (Author of The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman)
Works Laurence Sterne Life Author, First Edition
Laurence Sterne , born Nov. He is also known for the novel A Sentimental Journey The regiment retired to Ireland , and there Laurence was born. Most of his early childhood was spent in poverty, following the troops about Ireland. Later, Sterne expressed his affection for soldiers through his portraits in Tristram Shandy of the gentle uncle Toby and Corporal Trim. At age 10, Sterne was sent to school at Hipperholme, near Halifax , where his uncle, Richard Sterne, whose estate was nearby, could look out for him. He grew into a tall, thin man, with a long nose but likable face.
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Laurence Sterne was a writer and clergyman of the Church of England. Sterne spent nineteen years between and as a rural clergyman before beginning his best-known work, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman. Aylett , "In Brookes abridgment, title administer, n. We do not have enough information to determine if Wythe owned either Tristam Shandy or The Works of Laurence Sterne , nor do we have any edition information to pinpoint the work or the year of publication. Jonathan Swift , and The Works of Shakespeare. Features gilt tooling to the spines. Each volume includes the bookplate of Buchanan Washbourn with the Latin motto "Purificatus non consumptus" Purified, not consumed on the front pastedown.
Notable works, The Life and Opinions of Tristram Shandy, Gentleman · A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy · A Political Romance. Spouse, Elizabeth Lumley. Laurence Sterne (24 November – 18 March ) was an Irish novelist and an Anglican .. The Shandean: A Journal Devoted to the Works of Laurence Sterne (tables.
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Sterne died in London after years of fighting tuberculosis. Sterne was born in Clonmel , County Tipperary. His father, Roger Sterne, was an ensign in a British regiment recently returned from Dunkirk , which was disbanded on the day of Sterne's birth. The first decade of Sterne's life was spent moving from place to place as his father was reassigned throughout Ireland. During this period Sterne never lived in one place for more than a year. Sterne was admitted to a sizarship at Jesus College, Cambridge , in July at the age of