THE COMIC ART OF LAURENCE STERNE, Convention and Innovation in Tristram Shandy and A Sentimental Journey

By: Stedmond, John M.

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Literary criticism. "The central focus of the study is on 'Tristram Shandy' as comedy and on Sterne's use of Tristram as clown-narrator; other chapters are devoted to the genres to which 'Tristram Shandy' is related, to analysis of style, the satiric as well as the comic elements, and to the significant connections between the 'Sermons of Mr. Yorick' and 'A Sentimental Journey'." Pale green cloth, 178 pages (including appendix and index. A hint of wear to corners/spine ends, tiny soil mark (about the head of a match) to page 63. Rubbed and price-clipped dj w/moderate corner/spine end wear, 1/4" tear to bottom edge of rear panel;

Title: THE COMIC ART OF LAURENCE STERNE, Convention and Innovation in Tristram Shandy and A Sentimental Journey

Author Name: Stedmond, John M.

Categories: Humour, Literary Criticism, Non-fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, University of Toronto Press: 1967

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 007774

Keywords: LAURENCE STERNE, JOHN M. STEDMOND, LITERATURE, LITERARY CRITICISM, COMIC W RITERS, PLAGIARISM, PLAGIARISTS, COMEDY