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sentimental traveller

Vernon Lee

sentimental traveller

notes on places

by Vernon Lee

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Published by B. Tauchnitz in Leipzig .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Europe -- Description and travel

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Vernon Lee [pseud.]
      SeriesCollection of British authors. Tauchnitz ed.,, v. 4545
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD921 .P23 1921
      The Physical Object
      Pagination277 p.
      Number of Pages277
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6443585M
      LC Control Number42035919
      OCLC/WorldCa3940120

      Much of the pleasure to be had from this wonderfully engaging book comes from his unmatched ability to extract random details from the chaos of experience to create comic turns imbued with Feeling. His Parson Yorick is the Sentimental Traveller: certainly a Man of Feeling, but one in whom “Nature has so wove her web of kindness, that some 5/5(1). Mr. Yorick, the sentimental traveller, refrains from the customary reflections on monuments and landscapes. Instead, he focuses on his sweet and affectionate emotions, experiencing them everywhere he goes and with every creature who crosses his path — from bursts of sympathy for a caged bird and an abused donkey, to bonhomie among peasants at dinner and flirtation with Brand: Dover Publications. Yorick himself wishes to be a “sentimental traveller.” He will experience the world without a jaundiced eye, and thereby learn more about himself than about the places he visits.


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She is remembered today primarily for her supernatural fiction and her work on aesthetics. An early follower of Walter Pater, she wrote over a dozen volumes of essays on art, music, and travel.

Violet Paget was born in France on 14 October. The Tuesday just gone marked the th anniversary of the publication of Laurence Sterne’s A Sentimental Journey Through France and Italy.

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“Is it really. There is so much irreverent humour in this book and so much of the ridiculous that it's almost like a precursor to Monty Python. Yorick, (The sentimental traveller) sets off on his journey to France in a fit of pique, after taking offence at the offhand remark of one of his acquaintances/5(19).

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Embittered by a long course of unjust treatment, suffering still from the effects of. Much of the pleasure to be had from this wonderfully engaging book comes from his unmatched ability to extract random details from the chaos of experience to create comic turns imbued with Feeling.

His Parson Yorick is the Sentimental Traveller: certainly a Man of Feeling, but one in whom "Nature has so wove her web of kindness, that some. Best known for his novel Tristram Shandy, author Laurence Sterne drew upon his experiences in the s, when he travelled extensively through France and Italy, to create this fictional travelogue.

Generations have delighted in the narrative of Mr. Yorick, the Sentimental Traveller, who seeks tender moments but chiefly finds misadventures/5(22). The book has a foreword by Henry Lawson and illustrations by Hal Gye, who was to collaborate on most of Dennis’s future works.

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Yorick, the sentimental traveller, refrains from the customary reflections on monuments and landscapes. Instead, he focuses on his sweet and affectionate emotions, experiencing them everywhere he goes and with every creature who crosses his path — from bursts of sympathy for a caged bird and an abused donkey, to bonhomie among peasants at dinner and flirtation with .