The Resource Tristram Shandy

Tristram Shandy

Label
Tristram Shandy
Title
Tristram Shandy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Max Byrd's lucidly written and compelling volume aims to provide a scholarly introduction to one of the most puzzling pieces of eighteenth-century literature, and a stimulus to critical thought and discussion. Laurence Sterne - an eccentric and largely unsuccessful clergyman - was forty-six when he sat down in January of 1759 to being his literary masterpiece. Aside from his sermons, only two of which had ever been published, Sterne had little more to do with the literary life than any other respectable provincial clergyman. His explosion into the history of English literature occurred not
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 823.6
  • 823/.6
Index
index present
LC call number
PR3714.L53 B97 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge Revivals
Label
Tristram Shandy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 150-157) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Original Title Page; Original Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; 1 'A Picture of Myself'; (i) Biographical; (ii) Bibliographical; (iii) 'A Picture of Myself'; (iv) 'Role Distance'; (v) Child's Play; 2 The Line of Wit: Literary Backgrounds; (i) Sources and Plagiarism; (ii) Rabelais; (iii) Cervantes; (iv) Swift; 3 An Age of Sensibility; (i) The Legacy of Richardson: From Pamela to The Man of Feeling; (ii) Self-Consciousness and Subjectivity; (iii) The Metamorphosis of Satire: The Idea of Madness; 4 Style
  • (I) The Elements of Style(ii) Chance Design; 5 The Discovery of a Key: Volumes I and II; (i) First Chapters: Clock and Bull Stories; (ii) The Enlargement of Toby; (iii) Dr Slop and Trim's Sermon; 6 The Indecent and the Sentimental Sublime: Volumes III-VI; (i) Noses and Whiskers; (ii) Phutatorius and the Chestnut; (iii) The Death of Bobby; (iv) The Death of Le Fever; 7 'Joy of the Worm': Volumes VII-IX; (i) Volume VII: The 'Teeth of Time'; (ii) In Which Nothing Is Concluded; 8 Critical History; (i) Contemporary; (ii) Nineteenth-Century; (iii) Twentieth-Century; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn886111216
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (173 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317678564
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37096370
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)886111216
  • pebc1315772485

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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