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life and opinions of Tristram Shandy, gentleman

by Laurence Sterne

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction -- Authorship -- Fiction.,
  • Infants -- Fiction.,
  • Fetus -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxxiii]-xxxvi).

    StatementLaurence Sterne ; introduction and notes by Robert Folkenflik.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesThe Modern Library classics
    ContributionsFolkenflik, Robert, 1939-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3714 .T7 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxviii, 665 p. :
    Number of Pages665
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3383802M
    ISBN 100375761195
    LC Control Number2004559864

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